Medium Severity
Affected system
SAP GUI / Frontend
CVSS
6.5
Component
BC-FES-BUS-DSK
Patch Day
2022-08
Released on
2022/08/09
SAP Note
3156484
Workaround
No
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Advisory

On 09.08.2022 a security relevant correction has been released by SAP SE. The manufacturer resolves an issue within SAP GUI / Frontend.

SAP Note 3156484 addresses "Information Disclosure vulnerability in SAP Business Client" to prevent insufficient security function 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 part of maintenance, the team suggests.

Risk specification

Due to incorrect certificate validation, SAP Business Client allows an authenticated attacker to access information that would otherwise be restricted.

Solution

SAP Business Client can now be switched to a more strict mode, where no certificate errors are omitted.

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