CVE-2016-6144

NVD - CVE-2016-6144

CVE-2016-6144 Detail

Current Description

The SQL interface in SAP HANA before Revision 102 does not limit the number of login attempts for the SYSTEM user when the password_lock_for_system_user is not supported or is configured as "False," which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass authentication via a brute force attack, aka SAP Security Note 2216869.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/138443/SAP-HANA-DB-1.00.73.00.389160-SYSTEM-User-Brute-Force.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Aug/91
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92065 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.onapsis.com/blog/onapsis-publishes-15-advisories-sap-hana-and-building-components Third Party Advisory 
https://www.onapsis.com/research/security-advisories/sap-hana-system-user-brute-force-attack Permissions Required 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6144
NVD Published Date:
08/05/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016
Source:
MITRE