SAP GUI DLL Loading Arbitrary Code Execution (Note 1511179)

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Synopsis :

A program installed on the remote Windows host is affected by an
insecure DLL loading vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of SAP GUI that reportedly
insecurely looks in its current working directory when resolving DLLs
such as 'MFC80LOC.DLL' and 'MFC80RUS.DLL'.

See also :

http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=314
https://service.sap.com/sap/support/notes/1511179

Solution :

Upgrade to SAP GUI version 7.20 SP3 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 72211 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46857

CVE ID: CVE-2011-5154