Low Severity
Affected system
SAP GUI / Frontend
CVSS
3.4
Component
BC-FES-CTL
Patch Day
2021-05
Released on
2021/05/11
SAP Note
3023078
Workaround
No
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Advisory

A note with CVSS 3.4 for component BC-FES-CTL was released by SAP on 11.05.2021. The correction/advisory 3023078 was described with "[CVE-2021-27612] SAP GUI for Windows is vulnerable to redirect users to an untrusted website" and affects the system type SAP GUI / Frontend.

A workaround does not exist, according to SAP Security Advisory team. It is advisable to implement the correction as monthly patch process .

The vulnerability addressed is insufficient security function within SAP GUI / Frontend.

Risk specification

SAP GUI for Windows forwards users to a malicious website containing malware or leads to phishing attacks.

Solution

When a user is directed to an external website and declines to download content an empty page will be displayed correctly.

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