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SAP Netweaver 6.40-7.0 Cross-Site-Scripting
From: jaime.blasco () aitsec com
Date: 9 Apr 2008 08:06:56 -0000

Title:          SAP Netweaver 6.40-7.0 Persistent Cross-Site-Scripting

Author:                 Jaime Blasco (at) aitsec.com    http://www.aitsec.com

Description:    SAP Netweaver have a web interface for accesing filesystem of the portal, users can make "feedbacks" of
                files, input passed to the content of these feedbacks is not properly sanitised before being returned 
to the user. 
                This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context 
of an affected site

Solution:       This issue can be solved activating "Secure Editing" in Portal
(System Configuration -> System Configuration -> Knowledge management (in detailed Navigation) -> Utilities -> Editing 
-> HTML Editing)

Hence this issue can be solved via configuration - for more details see 

NetWeaver 04 (6.40) SP17: http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nw04/helpdata/en/44/4d3ef6b5ac2152e10000000a114a6b/frameset.htm
NetWeaver 7.0 SP8: http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nw70/helpdata/EN/44/4cd511c6233f8ee10000000a1553f7/frameset.htm
As of NetWeaver 7.0 SP15 the secure editor is on by default (SAP note 1110597: 


* March 11: Initial contact.
* March 12: Confirmed
* April 5: Vendor response

Original Advisory:


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