High Profile Vulnerabilities in SAP Applications and How to Be Prepared

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  1. Protect Your SAP HANA Environment: Live Q&A on Security Best Practices

    Rapid data center and infrastructure advancements have created endless new opportunities – especially for those who are now live on SAP HANA or SAP S/4HANA. However, now that you’re live, how do you protect your investment? Are you automating OS patch deployment and compliance across your SAP landscape? Are you looking to decrease total cost…...…
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    High Profile Vulnerabilities in SAP Applications and How to Be Prepared

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    Enterprise software is complex due to its nature and interconnectivity to business processes. On top of that, software is created by humans, which means that vulnerabilities are inevitable. Those affect SAP technology will ultimately impact the business and should be properly managed from a risk perspective. This article, written by a cybersecurity expert, explains a…
  3. The Power of Prevention

    The onset of COVID-19 in 2020 ushered a new workforce paradigm in which normal security patching operations were left vulnerable to cyberattacks. Today’s remote, cloud-based environment requires a level of security awareness and prevention that brings together SAP, customers and external security researchers. Aditi Kulkarni, Product Security Senior Specialist for SAP Labs India, provides a…
  4. Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late

    Despite the present and growing threat of cyberattacks — especially when it comes to ERP systems that contain mission-critical and sensitive information — many enterprises often fall behind in applying security patches to address identified vulnerabilities in their systems. So why do organizations struggle with this, and what can they do to overcome obstacles? This article…
  5. How to Protect Your Data from Today’s Biggest Cybersecurity Threats: Q&A on Managing Security in Your SAP Landscape

    Modern enterprises are facing a perfect storm of increasingly sophisticated technology, changing regulations, and cybersecurity attacks that are rapidly growing in their scale, scope, and speed. In today’s technology landscape, cloud and mobile connectivity to SAP systems demand more than just network firewalls and perimeters to effectively protect your applications, and auditors and compliance managers…...…
  6. Towards Zero Downtime for SAP HANA

    In this Q&A, technical architects Peter Schinagl and Markus Gürtler of SUSE answered questions on best practices for ensuring high availability and preparing disaster recovery scenarios. In the digital age, downtime is not an option. You are under pressure to supply more up-time in the data center to stay competitive and meet customer demands. Your…...…
  7. The Challenge of Patching

    One of the biggest challenges that organizations face today with keeping their SAP systems secure is patching systems. In our recent research on Cybersecurity Threats to SAP Systems, respondents reported that keeping up with patches and updates was the second most important challenge they faced behind detecting potential threats, but for respondents in North America…...…
  8. Do I Really Need an SAP SECOPS Program?

    Companies may not believe that an SAP SECOPS program is necessary, but there may be more factors at play than they considered. In this article, SAPinsider Bill Oliver will walk you through some of the key considerations that SAP users must make when setting up their overall security plan. Some organizations that simply having their…
  9. Solving the Paradox of Patching: A Path for a More Secure SAP

    Click Here to View Session Deck. A secure SAP platform can’t be understood without a patched and updated SAP environment. Vulnerabilities pose a significant risk to an organization’s operation, and patching is crucial to maintain system security and stability, so patching and updating software is always a top priority. However, the reality of patching complex…...…
  10. Centralize and Simplify SAP Solution Maintenance Across Your System Landscape with the Maintenance Optimizer — An

    Manager SAPexperts/IT Keeping your SAP solutions up-to-date across development, test, and production landscapes is a daunting task, and the growing number of applications, functionalities, and integrated technologies only adds to the challenge. SAP Solution Manager 4.0 introduces the Maintenance Optimizer, a tool that centralizes and simplifies solution maintenance across your entire landscape — it detects…...…