CVE-2021-40501

Published on: 11/10/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 11/12/2021 08:38:00 PM UTC

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Certain versions of Abap Platform Kernel from Sap contain the following vulnerability:

SAP ABAP Platform Kernel - versions 7.77, 7.81, 7.85, 7.86, does not perform necessary authorization checks for an authenticated business user, resulting in escalation of privileges. That means this business user is able to read and modify data beyond the vulnerable system. However, the attacker can neither significantly reduce the performance of the system nor stop the system.

  • CVE-2021-40501 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo SAP SE - SAP ABAP Platform Kernel version 7.77
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo SAP SE - SAP ABAP Platform Kernel version 7.81
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo SAP SE - SAP ABAP Platform Kernel version 7.85
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo SAP SE - SAP ABAP Platform Kernel version 7.86

CVSS3 Score: 8.1 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH NONE

CVSS2 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
No Description Provided launchpad.support.sap.com
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URL Logo MISC launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/3099776
SAP Security Patch Day – November 2021 - Product Security Response at SAP - Community Wiki wiki.scn.sap.com
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URL Logo MISC wiki.scn.sap.com/wiki/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=589496864

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationSapAbap Platform Kernel7.77AllAllAll
ApplicationSapAbap Platform Kernel7.81AllAllAll
ApplicationSapAbap Platform Kernel7.85AllAllAll
ApplicationSapAbap Platform Kernel7.86AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:sap:abap_platform_kernel:7.77:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:sap:abap_platform_kernel:7.81:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:sap:abap_platform_kernel:7.85:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:sap:abap_platform_kernel:7.86:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

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