SAP System Security Under UNIX/LINUX

In the following topics, we cover the aspects pertaining to security under the UNIX or LINUX operating systems. When appropriate, we include our recommendations and any measures that you need to take.

·        Protecting Specific Properties, Files and Services

·        Protected SAP System Directory Structures Under UNIX/LINUX

·        Setting Access Privileges for SAP System Directories Under UNIX/LINUX

·        Additional Information on UNIX/LINUX Security

The most important recommendation for securing your system at the operating system level is to keep your operating system up to date! Stay informed and install any security-related patches that are released by your operating system vendor.