SAP GUI saplogon.ini File Buffer Overflow (Note 1504547)

high Nessus Plugin ID 55651


The remote application is susceptible to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running a version of SAP GUI that is reportedly affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability. By convincing a user to open a specially crafted 'saplogon.ini' file, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the credentials of the user.


Upgrade to SAP GUI version 7.10 SP21 / 7.20 SP3 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55651

File Name: sap_gui_note1504547.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 7/22/2011

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:sap:gui

Required KB Items: SMB/SAP_GUI/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/11/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/11/2011

Reference Information

BID: 47359