SAP MaxDB Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple issues.

Description :

The remote host is running MaxDB, a database server from SAP.

According to its version, the remote server is affected by a
multiple flaws :

- A vulnerability in 'vserver' process could allow an
unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code,
subject to the privileges of the user under which the
process operates. In order to successfully exploit this
issue an attacker must have prior knowledge of an active
database name on the server. (CVE-2008-0307)

- A design error in 'sdbstarter', could allow an attacker
to elevate his privileges to root level privileges.
(CVE-2008-0306)

- A vulnerability in cons.exe could allow command
execution before authenticating to the database server.
(CVE-2008-0244)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?772bd3ee
http://www.nessus.org/u?77348cbb
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/486039

Solution :

Upgrade to SAP MaxDB 7.7.04 Build 08 / 7.7.03 Build 23 / 7.7.02 Build
20 / 7.6.05 Build 02 / 7.6.04 Build 06 / 7.6.03 Build 15 / 7.5.00
Build 48 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 32194 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27206
28183
28185

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0244
CVE-2008-0306
CVE-2008-0307