SAP NetWeaver 7.0/7.02/7.03 msg_server.exe memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in SAP NetWeaver 7.0/7.02/7.03 (Solution Stack Software) and classified as very critical. Affected by this issue is some unknown functionality of the component msg_server.exe. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 06/28/2012 by e6af8de8b1d4b2b6d5ba2610cbf9cd38 with Zero Day Initiative as ZDI-12-104 as confirmed advisory (ZDI). The advisory is available at The public release has been coordinated with the vendor. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2012-4341 since 08/15/2012. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a private exploit is available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 04/27/2018).

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 244 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at Secunia (SA49744) and SecurityTracker (ID 1027211). Similar entries are available at 8450, 8451, 8630 and 9738.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 10.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 9.0

VulDB Base Score: 10.0
VulDB Temp Score: 9.0
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Private
Status: Proof-of-Concept

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10/28/2011 🔍
06/27/2012 +243 days 🔍
06/28/2012 +1 days 🔍
07/02/2012 +4 days 🔍
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07/04/2012 +2 days 🔍
08/15/2012 +42 days 🔍
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04/27/2018 +2081 days 🔍



Advisory: ZDI-12-104
Researcher: e6af8de8b1d4b2b6d5ba2610cbf9cd38
Organization: Zero Day Initiative
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2012-4341 (🔍)
Secunia: 49744 - SAP NetWeaver Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
SecurityTracker: 1027211
OSVDB: 83494

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Created: 07/04/2012 05:56 PM
Updated: 04/27/2018 09:28 AM
Changes: (7) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai source_secunia_date
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