VDB-123924 · CVE-2018-2465 · BID 105324

SAP HANA 1.0/2.0 XML Data input validation

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in SAP HANA 1.0/2.0 (Database Software). Affected is an unknown part of the component Extended Application Services Classic Model OData Parser. The manipulation as part of a XML Data leads to a input validation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-20. The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly. This is going to have an impact on availability. CVE summarizes:

SAP HANA (versions 1.0 and 2.0) Extended Application Services classic model OData parser does not sufficiently validate XML. By exploiting, an unauthorized hacker can cause the database server to crash.

The bug was discovered 09/11/2018. The weakness was shared 09/11/2018 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at wiki.scn.sap.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2018-2465 since 12/14/2017. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $5k-$25k (estimation calculated on 05/16/2023).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The entries 123914, 123915, 123920 and 123913 are related to this item.







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Class: Input validation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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12/14/2017 🔍
09/11/2018 +270 days 🔍
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09/12/2018 +1 days 🔍
05/16/2023 +1707 days 🔍


Vendor: sap.com

Advisory: wiki.scn.sap.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2018-2465 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 105324 - SAP HANA CVE-2018-2465 Denial of Service Vulnerability

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150716
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Created: 09/12/2018 10:05 AM
Updated: 05/16/2023 07:31 AM
Changes: 09/12/2018 10:05 AM (45), 03/23/2020 06:56 AM (10), 05/16/2023 07:31 AM (13)
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