SAP Security Notes - April 2017

Number: AV17-045
Date: 13 April 2017

Purpose

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

Assessment

SAP has released 12 Security Notes as part of their April Security Patch Day designed to address multiple vulnerabilities in several SAP products as well as a Security Note 2419592 of Very High priority.

Vulnerabilities addressed in the April Security Patch Day Security Notes include: Remote Code Execution, Incorrect Authorization Checks, Cross Site Scripting, Missing Authorization Check, Missing XML Validation vulnerability, Information Disclosure in DBISQL affecting SAP SQL Anywhere and others.

Suggested action

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

References

https://blogs.sap.com/2017/04/11/sap-security-patch-day-april-2017/

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.

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http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/ntnl-scrt/cbr-scrt/_fl/CCIRCPublicPGPKey.txt

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