SAP NetWeaver AS Java XSS (3145046)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 161184


The remote SAP NetWeaver AS Java server may be affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.


A cross site scripting vulnerability exists in SAP NetWeaver AS Java versions 7.22, 7.49, 7.53, 7.77, 7.81, 7.85, 7.86, 7.87, and 8.04 which may allow an unauthenticated attacker to steal authentication information of the user.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Apply the appropriate patch according to the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 161184

File Name: sap_netweaver_as_java_3145046.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 5/13/2022

Updated: 6/20/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-27656


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:sap:netweaver_application_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport, installed_sw/SAP Netweaver Application Server (AS)

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/9/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-27656

IAVA: 2022-A-0192-S