Insights for Evaluating, Identifying, and Executing Cybersecurity for Your SAP Systems

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  1. Vulnerabilities

    What Vulnerabilities do Attackers Exploit?

    Reading time: 2 mins

    According to research recently released by Palo Alto Networks, attackers do have vulnerabilities that they prefer to target. In the 2022 Incident Response Report, just six CVE categories accounted for 87% of vulnerabilities being exploited, and in 55% of incidents where the vulnerability was identified it was the ProxyShell category that was targeted. And in…
  2. cybersecurity

    High Profile Vulnerabilities in SAP Applications and How to Be Prepared

    Reading time: 7 mins

    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. Spotlight: Assessing SAP Systems for Vulnerabilities Helps Organizations Go Mobile Securely

    Reading time: 6 mins

    /Mobile/Project ManagementIn this Spotlight Q&A, Onapsis CEO Mariano Nunez responded to a few of my questions about securing SAP systems, mobile applications, and cloud services. “I think the big change hits when customers stop thinking of SAP security as roles and profiles or segregation of duties controls. That’s indeed important, but securing the systems from…...…
  4. The Invoker Servlet: A Practical Case for Protecting Your SAP Systems from Vulnerabilities

    Reading time: 10 mins

    Learn the steps to take to close the security gap potentially opened in SAP systems by the Invoker Servlet vulnerability. Key Concept On May 11, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued the first-ever United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) Alert (TA16-132A) for SAP applications. This CERT Alert was issued due to multiple…...…
  5. Reinforcing SAP Security Controls in a Landscape of Vulnerabilities

    Advanced persistent threats, bugs like RECON, and even your insiders pose a growing challenge in securing SAP. Are your existing roles and controls enough to stop these threats? Likely not. While sufficient from a governance perspective, organizations must do more to combat threats that are circumventing existing measures. In this session, learn how you can…
  6. cybersecurity security GRC

    Preventing SAP Security Vulnerabilities

    Reading time: 1 mins

    The move to SAP S/4HANA comes with its own set of challenges. As SAP landscapes evolve to support business-critical processes with enhanced controls for managing and monitoring, there is an increased need for comprehensive approaches and platforms that cover all aspects of security, including data and application to detect complex cyberattack patterns and anomalies in…
  7. The Power of Prevention

    Reading time: 11 mins

    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…
  8. How to prevent SAP security vulnerabilities

    Reading time: 1 min

    SAP creates some of the world’s most popular products for managing information, with more than 400 million users worldwide. But SAP connectivity presents one of the biggest security risks for your company. In this ebook, we’ll discuss the steps you can take to secure your SAP systems. We’ll also explore ways in which SAP systems…
  9. How to Protect Your Data from Today’s Biggest Cybersecurity Threats: Q&A on Managing Security in Your SAP Landscape

    Reading time: 28 mins

    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…...…
  10. Proven Techniques and Strategies to Fortify Your SAP Landscape from Cybersecurity Threats

    Reading time: 19 mins

    Modern cybersecurity threats are growing in complexity, scale, and speed. In this live Q&A, SAPinsider GRC 2017 speaker Peter Hobson dove into cybersecurity as it relates to your SAP landscape. Read the transcript to get expert answers to your questions on topics like role design, controls, vulnerability scans, supporting tools, and more. What type of…...…