SAP Host Agent SOAP Web Service Information Disclosure (SAP Note 1816536)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 72258


The remote web server hosts a SOAP service that discloses sensitive information.


The version of SAP Host Agent discloses sensitive system information, such as operating system version, databases version, CPU make and model, and information on network interfaces. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could use this to specialize attacks.


Apply the patch referenced in the vendor's advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72258

File Name: sap_host_agent_note1816536.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2/3/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:sap:netweaver

Required KB Items: www/sap_host_control

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Exploited by Nessus: true

Patch Publication Date: 4/9/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/9/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3319

BID: 61402