Security has always been important for SAP applications, but this has historically been primarily focused on access and process control for applications. With the focus on moving enterprise applications into the cloud space, overall security is becoming more and more critical, as is compliance to various government regulations and standards. Content in this topic area will focus on ensuring that SAP systems are secure from both internal and external security threats, as well as what organizations need to do to prepare systems for potential cybersecurity attacks. It will additionally cover compliance topics, the impact of different compliance regulations, and what steps SAPinsiders need to take to ensure that their applications and data meet these requirements.


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    SAP Announces It Is Addressing Cyber Security Gaps in Multiple Cloud Solutions

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  2. Impact of Cloud and SAP HANA on Enterprise Security Strategy Benchmark Report

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

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  1. bowbridge Software GmbH

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    Our expertise in cyberSecurity

    Today ‘s attackers are only too aware that the most valuable company assets are often stored in a company ‘s SAP system. The internal staff knows that with a few permutations ABAP code can be infiltrated and used nefariously. Traditional cyber technology has failed for various reasons. From data being unreliable with confusing false positives,…
  3. 1905 LLC

    As a company, 1905 develops lean and affordable products that address specific management challenges within SAP environments, including our flagship product, UserXpress. We always use SAP’s own technical functionality in our solutions so that no additional management overhead is created. Our high-functioning products work hand-in-hand with SAP NetWeaver — at an affordable price.
  4. @Risk Technologies

    @RISK Technologies is a cognitive cyber Security
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    Securing SAP SuccessFactors: Best Practices to Stay Compliant and Keep Data Safe

    To scale HR operations in the modern hybrid work environment, organizations everywhere rely on SAP SuccessFactors and its leading cloud-based human capital management (HCM) platform to recruit, onboard, evaluate, and manage employees from anywhere. However, just like with most cloud or SaaS applications, SuccessFactors has organizations agree to a shared responsibility model whereby they aren’t…
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    Application Security Imperiled by Attackers

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    Application security is being threatened by cyberattacks on the application layer, such as SAP S/4HANA systems, which target valuable resources organizations store there. Despite the increase in attacks, companies are not allocating resources to combat these threats. SAP customers understand the severe problem of application security and are looking for a solution to stop cyberattacks.…
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    SAPinsider 2022 Conference

    Save the dates for the annual SAPinsider conference taking place March 15-17 at the Bellagio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Join an immersive experience designed to provide you with best practices and expert recommendations for maximizing on your SAP investments and preparing for new opportunities. The conference will bring the entire SAP ecosystem together to…
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    Third-Party Risk Is Major Concern for Organizations

    Data breaches often result from attackers gaining access to poorly secured third parties as a path to breach their primary target. Unfortunately, many companies have little visibility into or control over third parties that connect to their systems. To counter these risks, organizations should implement a third-party risk management program, advises Parham Eftekhari, senior vice…
  9. Enabling Digital Transformation with Continuous Controls Monitoring (CCM)

    This past year saw an unprecedented acceleration of digital transformation. Initiatives supporting cloud adoption, remote work, and business continuity quickly jumped to the top of every CIO and CISO’s agenda. Migrating to a modern ERP solution like SAP S4/HANA introduces a whole host of questions and changes, starting with how to secure the sensitive data…