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Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Flash Island parts used in HCM Webdynpro applications, SAP security note 2358285

Description

The Flash Island files used inside the HCM WD applications (e.g. talent management and performance management) do not sufficiently encode user controlled inputs, resulting in Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability.

Some well-known impacts of XSS vulnerability are –

  • non-permanently deface or modify displayed content from a Web site
  • steal authentication information of the user, such as data relating to his or her current session
  • impersonate the user and access all information with the same rights as the target user 

Available fix and Supported packages

  • EA-HR_MSS | 1.0 | 1.0
  • S4CORE | 100 | 100
  • S4CORE | 101 | 101
  • EA-HRGXX | 604 | 604
  • EA-HRGXX | 605 | 605
  • EA-HRGXX | 606 | 606
  • EA-HRGXX | 607 | 607
  • EA-HRGXX | 608 | 608
  • SAP_BS_FND | 701 | 701
  • SAP_BS_FND | 702 | 702
  • SAP_BS_FND | 731 | 731
  • SAP_BS_FND | 746 | 746
  • SAP_BS_FND | 747 | 747
  • SAP_BS_FND | 748 | 748
  • EA-HR_MSS 1.0 | SAPK-10012INEAHRMSS |
  • | SAPK-S4CLOUD_1611 |
  • S4CORE 100 | SAPK-10003INS4CORE |
  • S4CORE 101 | SAPK-10101INS4CORE |
  • EA-HRGXX 604 | SAPK-604A5INEAHRGXX |
  • EA-HRGXX 608 | SAPK-60833INEAHRGXX |
  • EA-HRGXX 605 | SAPK-60582INEAHRGXX |
  • EA-HRGXX 607 | SAPK-60756INEAHRGXX |
  • EA-HRGXX 606 | SAPK-60667INEAHRGXX |
  • SAP_BS_FND 701 | SAPK-70119INSAPBSFND |
  • SAP_BS_FND 702 | SAPK-70217INSAPBSFND |
  • SAP_BS_FND 731 | SAPK-73118INSAPBSFND |
  • SAP_BS_FND 746 | SAPK-74611INSAPBSFND |
  • SAP_BS_FND 747 | SAPK-74713INSAPBSFND |
  • SAP_BS_FND 748 | SAPK-74804INSAPBSFND |

Affected component

    PA-TM
    Talent Management

CVSS

Score: 0

Exploit

Detailed vulnerability information added to RedRays Security Platform. Contact [email protected] for details.

URL

https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/2358285

TAGS

#&65279-XSS
#stored-XSS
#reflected-XSS
#CSS&65279

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