Knowledge Management Security Guide

About this Guide

This section describes the topics relevant to the security of Knowledge Management (KM) in the Enterprise Portal usage type.

The KM security aspects described here prevent illegal access to documents and settings and prevent them being manipulated illegally.

Validity

The information here is applies to all scenarios and scenario variants that implement the Enterprise Portal usage type.

In addition, the information also applies to the following scenarios and scenario variants:

·        Enterprise Knowledge Management

·        Content Integration and Management

·        Content Creation, Publication, and Access

Related Security Guides

Because Knowledge Management is implemented in conjunction with the stand-alone engine Search and Classification (TREX), you must also read the Search and Classification (TREX) Security Guide.

The table below contains links to further related security guides:

Application

Guide

Relevant Sections/Specific Constraints

SAP Web Application Server

SAP NetWeaver Application Server Security Guide

SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java Security Guide

Portal

Portal Security Guide

Collaboration

Collaboration Security Guide

Important SAP Notes

Check frequently to see which SAP notes for the security of your application are available.

 Important SAP Notes

SAP Note Number

Title

Comments

864172

SAP NetWeaver 2004s Documentation

Contains information on corrections to the documentation after it has been delivered.

701097

SAP NetWeaver '04 Documentation

Contains information on corrections to the documentation after it has been delivered.

599425

EP6: Permissions for Knowledge Management

After the installation you have to restrict permissions for accessing folders and documents.