Low Severity
Affected system
UI5
CVSS
3.7
Component
CEC-MKT-CPG
Patch Day
2022-06
Released on
2022/06/14
SAP Note
3190675
Workaround
Yes
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Advisory

On 14.06.2022 a security relevant correction has been released by SAP SE. The manufacturer resolves an issue within UI5.

SAP Note 3190675 addresses "Unsafe use of target blank in SAP Marketing Campaigns" to prevent cross-site scripting (xss) with a low risk for exploitation.

A workaround does exist, according to SAP Security Advisory team. It is advisable to implement the correction as monthly patch process, the team suggests.

Risk specification

SAP Marketing Campaigns do not sufficiently encode user-controlled inputs, resulting in Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability.

Solution

SAP Marketing Campaigns App now ensures proper content encoding to prevent XSS attacks.  Circumstances exist that prevent the timely installation of a patch provided by the manufacturer. In such cases, you may consider applying the suggested workaround as a temporary or compensating mitigation: "Cross-site scripting/request forgery filter engine on IDS/IPS/firewall systems. ".

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