Medium Severity
Affected system
ABAP SAP Host Agent
CVSS
5.0
Component
BC-CST-STS
Patch Day
2022-06
Released on
2022/06/14
SAP Note
3194674
Workaround
No
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Advisory

A note with CVSS 5.0 for component BC-CST-STS was released by SAP on 14.06.2022. The correction/advisory 3194674 was described with "[CVE-2022-29612] Server-Side Request Forgery in SAP NetWeaver, ABAP Platform and SAP Host Agent" and affects the system type ABAP SAP Host Agent.

A workaround does not exist, according to SAP Security Advisory team. It is advisable to implement the correction as part of maintenance.

The vulnerability addressed is cross-site request forgery (xsrf) within ABAP SAP Host Agent.

Risk specification

Affected components allow an authenticated attacker to misuse a function of the sapcontrol web functionality (startservice) in the Kernel and provoking an error resulting in retrieval of technical information.

Solution

Every caller of this functionality will be blocked except for releases 7.22, 7.49 and 7.53 where SAP Host Agent is accepted as a legitimate caller.

 

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