Tag: SAP

2
Feb

Securing communication in a non-VPN China

In January 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered the Internet to be cleansed of free VPN access by March 2018. Going by the progress of things in the country, they are ready to impose the ban by the end of February. In such a scenario, how can companies secure data in China?

22
Jan

Security risk as a USB stick – This is how SAP customers protect themselves against data loss and malware

As long as unencrypted USB sticks with Heathrow Airport airport security data are found on London’s streets, it is clear that the security risk posed by lost smartphones and flash drives is still significantly underestimated. We show what companies can do to prevent data misuse.

4
Dec

Context-aware Data Loss Prevention

In contrast to content-based Data Loss Prevention (DPL) software, context-aware DLP solutions have the ability to discern the context of the data flow (to and from) and the user. Thereby they enable CISOs to leverage existing investments in SAP data security.

27
Nov

Data exports – The big security risk

Most business processes are not limited to SAP. Sensitive data is exported by users using Microsoft Office applications – a risk that is clearly underestimated. In this article, Holger Hügel (VP, Products and Services), explains inherent risks in data sharing.

17
Nov

We go beyond traditional data leak prevention functionality: Dola Krishna

Organizations are increasingly going ‘Digital’. But this is not without its due share of challenges, especially when it comes to data security. In this interview with Express Computer, Dola Krishna (Director – Sales) shares his thoughts on solutions that are more robust than standard content-based DLP solutions.

14
Nov

SECUDE’s new release, HALOCORE 4.4, helps SAP customers to protect files in distributed environments without affecting users

HALOCORE version 4.4 incorporates a special feature that extends protection features to common use cases of SAP Knowledge Provider (KPro) using distributed and local content servers.

24
Oct

Data security in times of SAP S/4HANA

In an interview with the E-3 magazine, Andreas Opfer and Holger Huegel describe how companies can leverage the architectural changes that are associated with SAP S / 4 HANA in order to raise the data security level.

16
Oct

Success Factor data classification

The SAP specialist magazine, E3, recently published a series by SECUDE on SAP data security. In this article, the author Holger Heugel (VP, Products and Services), shares his perspectives on data classification in context to SAP data security. This article is part of a series published by the magazine.

15
Sep

Complete digital interconnection through IOT is the way forward for global businesses – But be wary

Over the past few decades, Digital has been considered a key enabler in business and operations. In this regard, in January 2017, SAP launched SAP Leonardo. With a singular focus on levering ‘Things’ for superior business ‘Outcomes’, SAP Leonardo promises a revolution. But there may be a few things to keep in mind…

31
Jul

Number of data breaches has gone up, but data security is still not top priority

On 24th July, NBC News published a rather statistic heavy report by ITRC that presented a paradoxical picture. While on one end, the frequency of data breach in the US has “jumped 29% in the first half of this year”, on the other “cyber security still doesn’t get the respect it deserves”. Strange, but true!