Trustwave, the cybersecurity company, has recently exposed the details of various vulnerabilities within the SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE). SAP ASE is a relational DBMS that banks and financial organizations use.
The security researchers have analyzed the details of SAP ASE and identified roughly six vulnerabilities. Among them, most are of critical or high severity rating. As per the company, the security loopholes can allow unprivileged attackers to take control of the database and yet the underlying operating system.
They can carry out arbitrary code as well with LocalSystem permissions within the Windows systems. The security flaws have been tracked as CVE-2020-625 and CVE-2020-6248.