Medium Severity
Affected system
SAP Cloud Print Manager
CVSS
6.4
Component
BC-CCM-PRN
Patch Day
2021-10
Released on
2021/10/12
SAP Note
3100882
Workaround
No
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Advisory

On 12.10.2021 a security relevant correction has been released by SAP SE. The manufacturer resolves an issue within SAP Cloud Print Manager.

SAP Note 3100882 addresses "[CVE-2021-40499] Code Injection vulnerability for SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP (SAP Cloud Print Manager and SAPSprint)" to prevent code injection with a medium risk for exploitation.

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

Risk specification

Client-side printing services SAP Cloud Print Manager and SAPSprint for SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP allow a highly privileged attacker to inject code that can be executed by the application.

Solution

The SAP Cloud Print Manager has been fixed to properly detect and prevent a code injection vulnerability

The advisory is valid for

  • SAPCPRINT 7.70 BYD
  • SAPCPRINT 7.70 PI
  • SAPSPRINT 7.70

 

 

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