SAP HANA EXECUTE_SEARCH_RULE_SET Stored Procedure Memory Corruption

Credit: Onapsis
Risk: Medium
Local: No
Remote: Yes

CVSS Base Score: 4/10
Impact Subscore: 2.9/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Low
Authentication: Single time
Confidentiality impact: None
Integrity impact: None
Availability impact: Partial

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Onapsis Security Advisory 2015-042: SAP HANA EXECUTE_SEARCH_RULE_SET Stored Procedure Memory corruption 1. Impact on Business ===================== By exploiting this vulnerability, a remote authenticated attacker could render the SAP HANA Platform unavailable to other users until the next process restart. Risk Level: High 2. Advisory Information ======================= - - Public Release Date: 11/09/2015 - - Last Revised: 11/06/2015 - - Security Advisory ID: ONAPSIS-2015-042 - - Onapsis SVS ID: ONAPSIS-00167 - - CVE: CVE-2015-7992 - - Researcher: Nahuel D. Snchez - - Vendor Provided CVSS v2: 6.8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C) - - Onapsis CVSS v2: 7.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:C) - - Onapsis CVSS v3: 7.1 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:H) 3. Vulnerability Information ============================ - - Vendor: SAP AG - - Affected Components: - SAP HANA DB (NewDB100_REL) (HANA 1.0 SPS09) - - Vulnerability Class: Buffer errors (CWE-119) - - Remotely Exploitable: Yes - - Locally Exploitable: No - - Authentication Required: Yes - - Original Advisory: RCH_RULE_SET_Stored_Procedure_Memory_corruption 4. Affected Components Description ================================== SAP HANA is a platform for real-time business. It combines database, data processing, and application platform capabilities in-memory. The platform provides libraries for predictive, planning, text processing, spatial, and business analytics. SAP HANA Platform's text engine allows developers and applications to efficiently perform various text-based operations. 5. Vulnerability Details ======================== Executing the stored procedure ?EXECUTE_SEARCH_RULE_SET? using a crafted payload, a remote authenticated attacker could crash the ?indexserver? process, rendering the platform unusable until the next process restart. 6. Solution =========== Implement SAP Security Note 2175928. 7. Report Timeline ================== 03/09/2015: Onapsis provides vulnerability information to SAP AG. 03/10/2015: SAP AG confirms having received the vulnerability report. 04/14/2015: SAP reports fix is In Process. 05/12/2015: SAP reports fix is In Process. 06/09/2015: SAP reports fix is In Process. 07/14/2015: SAP reports fix is In Process. 08/11/2015: SAP releases security note 2175928 fixing the issue. 11/09/2015: Onapsis releases security advisory. About Onapsis Research Labs =========================== Onapsis Research Labs provides the industry analysis of key security issues that impact business-critical systems and applications. Delivering frequent and timely security and compliance advisories with associated risk levels, Onapsis Research Labs combine in-depth knowledge and experience to deliver technical and business-context with sound security judgment to the broader information security community. About Onapsis, Inc. =================== Onapsis provides the most comprehensive solutions for securing SAP and Oracle enterprise applications. As the leading experts in SAP and Oracle cyber-security, Onapsis? enables security and audit teams to have visibility, confidence and control of advanced threats, cyber-risks and compliance gaps affecting their enterprise applications. Headquartered in Boston, Onapsis serves over 180 Global 2000 customers, including 10 top retailers, 20 top energy firms and 20 top manufacturers. Onapsis? solutions are also the de-facto standard for leading consulting and audit firms such as Accenture, IBM, Deloitte, E&Y, KPMG and PwC. 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