In an earlier blog post I wrote about the SAP audit logging capabilities. When you have your security audit log activated, without the use of filters, you -no doubt- have a great affinity for SAP security. During my daily SAP project work, when speaking at…
Remote Function Calls (RFC) is the standard SAP interface for communication between SAP systems. RFC calls are also widely used for SAP to non-SAP communication, to call a (business) function in a connected SAP system. The underlying protocols used for SAP remote function calls are…
Learn how to secure your SAP landscape without jeopardizing resource capacity, stressing budgets and running lengthy projects. In the average security conscience corporation, there is a team of cybersecurity analysts monitoring the IT landscape around the clock to protect against malicious attacks, theft of intellectual…
is a question, which I have heard very frequent the last years. And yes, it is a quite good one, one which should be answered really carefully. Of course, security-patching of an SAP-system takes a lot of time and effort, and sometimes -to be truly…
6-Tiered Approach to SAP Security and Authorizations & the SAP Authorization Concept SAP has a wide range of built-in functionality to meet various security requirements, including network protection, data protection, and SAP authorizations. By applying SAP authorization concepts, user access can be limited by transaction…
Driven by recent discussions, I started to wonder what’s the best configuration for the SAP Security Audit Log or short SAL. Knowing that SAL is a trustworthy security log available for SAP instances it seems to be obvious to me, that one needs or better…
Learning a language is an ambitious adventure which requires dedication, hard work and good guidance. Sure, we can figure out our self how to wax on and wax off; but just like the karate kid we all need our own Mister Miyagy, if possible even…
Start where you are, use what you have, do what you can. So you’ve started to learn coding. Topics like Data types, Arithmetic and Basic math functions and flow control didn’t get you down; focused on your basic Syntax you are already hoping to start…