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[DSECRG-11-037] SAP BW Doc - Multiple XSS

BW DOC metadata application in SAP NetWeaver is vulnerable to XSS attack.

Application: SAP NetWeaver
Versions Affected: SAP NetWeaver
Vendor URL:
Bugs: XSS
Reported: 14.03.2011
Vendor response: 16.03.2011
Date of Public Advisory: 11.11.2011
CVSS: 4.3
Author: Alexandr Polyakov and Dmitriy Chastuchin from DSecRG (research center of ERPScan)

BW DOC metadata in SAP NetWeaver is vulnerable to XSS attack.

XSS found in page /SAP/BW/DOC/METADATA/
Vulnerable parameter - page
To avoid XSS protection we use base64 encoding and DATA tag




Fix Information
Solution to this issue is given in the SAP Security Note 1572325.

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ERPScan is an innovative company engaged in the research of ERP security and develops products for ERP system security assessment. Apart from this the company renders consulting services for secure configuration, development and implementation of ERP systems, and conducts comprehensive assessments and penetration testing of custom solutions.
Our flagship products are "ERPScan Security Scanner for SAP" and service "ERPScan Online" which can help customers to perform automated security assessments and compliance checks for SAP solutions.

Contact: info [at] erpscan [dot] com

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