SAP Security Notes - October 2016

Number: AV16-180
Date: 04 November 2016

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to recently published Security Notes by SAP.

Assessment

SAP has released 47 SAP Security Patch Day Notes and 1 Support Package Notes as part of their October Security Patch Day designed to address multiple vulnerabilities in several SAP products. Vulnerabilities addressed in the July Security Patch Day Security Notes include: Web Channel, CRM, Commodity Risk Management, E-commerce ERP, Financial Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Service Basis Components, Product Catalog, SAP Portal, Cross-Application Components and Business intelligence.

Suggested Action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released update to affected applications accordingly.

References:

https://erpscan.com/press-center/blog/sap-security-notes-october-2016/

Note to Readers

In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.

Please note, CCIRC PGP key has recently been updated.
http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/ntnl-scrt/cbr-scrt/_fl/CCIRCPublicPGPKey.txt

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