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Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type


Severity Medium
Score 5.4/10


SAP Business Planning and Consolidation - versions 200, 300, allows an attacker with business authorization to upload any files (including web pages) without the proper file format validation. If other users visit the uploaded malicious web page, the attacker may perform actions on behalf of the users without their consent impacting the confidentiality and integrity of the system.

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CWE-434 - Unrestricted Upload of File with dangerous type

'Unrestricted file upload with dangerous type' attacks involve an attacker uploading or transferring files of dangerous types to the server. The severity of such an attack depends upon the execution mechanism and the storage location of the uploaded file. Thus, it may range from simple defacement to arbitrary file execution, and complete system takeover.


Advisory Timeline

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