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Vulnerability of SAP Print and Output: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can access to a user of SAP Print and Output, in order to escalate his privileges or to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable software: Business Objects, Crystal Enterprise, Crystal Reports, SAP ERP, NetWeaver.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 10/12/2013.
Revision date: 14/03/2014.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 1911523, CVE-2014-2751, DOC-8218, ONAPSIS-2014-004, VIGILANCE-VUL-13915.

Description of the vulnerability 

The SAP Print and Output product manage the display of documents.

However, it uses an hardcoded username.

An attacker can therefore access to a user of SAP Print and Output, in order to escalate his privileges or to obtain sensitive information.
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This weakness bulletin impacts software or systems such as Business Objects, Crystal Enterprise, Crystal Reports, SAP ERP, NetWeaver.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat 

SAP Print and Output: Note 1911523.
A SAP Note is available in information sources.
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