Directory / Path Traversal Vulnerabilities

As with all programming languages, ABAP® based applications can contain security flaws. Because of different programming paradigms, frameworks, and runtimes for ABAP®, the exploitability of a flaw and security code measures can vary. You'll learn to identify directory traversal vulnerabilities in their different ABAP® code variations and what threats they can pose to the SAP system.


  What are the risks of directory traversal vulnerabilities in SAP ABAP® systems

How to check ABAP® code for these kinds of vulnerabilities

  How attackers can misuse these vulnerabilities

How to mitigate the risks of ABAP® applications interacting with the file system

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1 hour


Course Access

24/7 - 365

Access and Infrastructure

 Technical Requirements


 Certificate Upon Completion


149 € per course


  • Read & Understand simple ABAP® implementations
  • Know the modularisation concept of ABAP®
  • Know the general frameworks for input processing in ABAP®
  • Know the fundamentals how file systems work