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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4830

Insecure method vulnerability in the KWEdit ActiveX control in SAP GUI 6.40 Patch 29 (KWEDIT.DLL 6400.1.1.41) and 7.10 Patch 5 (KWEDIT.DLL 7100.1.1.43) allows remote attackers to (1) overwrite arbitrary files via the SaveDocumentAs method or (2) read or execute arbitrary files via the OpenDocument method.
Publish Date : 2009-04-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4830

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SAP Sap Gui 6.40 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SAP Sap Gui 7.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SAP Sap Gui 2

- References For CVE-2008-4830
SECTRACK 1022062
BID 34524 SAP AG SAPgui KWEdit ActiveX Control Insecure Method Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-25
VUPEN ADV-2009-1043
BUGTRAQ 20090415 Secunia Research: SAP GUI KWEdit ActiveX Control "SaveDocumentAs()" Insecure Method

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4830

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