SAP NetWeaver 7.40 SP12 PREPARE_CHECK_CAPACITY access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in SAP NetWeaver 7.40 SP12 (Solution Stack Software). This affects the function PREPARE_CHECK_CAPACITY. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 10/11/2016 by Pablo Artuso with Onapsis as ONAPSIS-2016-044 as confirmed mailinglist post (Full-Disclosure). The advisory is shared at The public release was coordinated with SAP. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2016-7435 since 09/09/2016. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The successful exploitation needs a authentication. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 251 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 92291, 92293, 92294 and 92542.







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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

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Remote: Yes

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11/26/2015 🔍
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Advisory: ONAPSIS-2016-044
Researcher: Pablo Artuso
Organization: Onapsis
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2016-7435 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 93272 - SAP Netweaver CVE-2016-7435 Multiple OS Command Injection Vulnerabilities

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Created: 10/12/2016 09:51 AM
Updated: 09/22/2022 06:23 PM
Changes: 10/12/2016 09:51 AM (59), 05/07/2019 04:34 PM (14), 09/22/2022 06:23 PM (3)
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