"If our economy is to thrive, our commitment to cyber-security must be consistent with our commitment to innovation." Justin Somaini, Chief Security Officer of SAP®, presents this sentence in a security lecture by the American SAP user group ASUG. We, the Virtual Forge, can only agree here.Read more
Many companies assume that their SAP® systems are secure. After all, a lot of money was invested in the SAP software and SAP is trusted as one of the most successful software providers worldwide. It is therefore expected that the purchased products will also meet the current security standards. But what is the reality?
This text was published as an advertorial in issue 1/18 of the DSAG magazine "blaupause".Read more
Topics: Secure Coding
IT security has many facets. Your SAP® systems are only one of them, but they are the most important ones. They contain personal data of your customers, employees and partners and depict the business processes that are vital for your survival. An attack on your SAP systems has serious consequences for your company. Not only considerable costs for detecting and correcting the attack, but also production downtime, high penalties and enormous damage to the image can be the result.Read more
Two independent studies have shown that the awareness regarding SAP security has tightened up over the past 12 months SAP users of the DACH countries as well as the SAP user group United Kingdom and Ireland see the necessity to spring into action and better protect their systems.Read more