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Static encryption key found in SAP HANA database


Threatpost - (International) Security researchers from ERPScan discovered a vulnerability in SAP's HANA in-memory relational database management system in which an attacker could use various web-based external attacks to remotely execute code, and then leverage static encryption keys to read encrypted passwords, stored data, and backups.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:31