SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP Information Disclosure (2963137)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 162728


The remote SAP NetWeaver ABAP server may be affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


A user enumeration vulnerability may be present in SAP NetWeaver Application Server ABAP. This could be exploited to gain a list of user accounts and personal user information via the POWL test application, leading to information disclosure.

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: 162728

File Name: sap_netweaver_as_abap_2963137.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 7/5/2022

Updated: 3/23/2023

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-6371


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/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: 10/14/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/14/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-6371

IAVA: 2020-A-0364-S