QUICK CHECK OF YOUR SAP SECURITY SETTINGS WITH THE XITING AUTHORIZATIONS MANAGEMENT SUITE (XAMS)
System monitoring and management tools
The Security Audit Log (SAL) is one of the most important elements when it comes to security in your SAP landscape. With SAL critical and security relevant activities in SAP systems can be recorded and evaluated. The settings in SAL are relevant for secure continuous operation.
Introducing secinfo and reginfo files into an existing system landscape is associated with risk and effort. As already indicated in the two options, the workload increases greatly as the system landscape grows.
The operator is now responsible for ensuring smooth and safe operation in the SAP environment. It has a basic understanding of the infrastructure and is well connected within the IT departments. For his daily work he uses suitable tools (e.g. monitoring tools), in which he is trained and trained. In the future, the focus will be on reactive activities such as monitoring systems and processing notifications. The operator acts as a customer of SME-expression standardisation and automation as well as the SME-expression-solution manager. Also, the operational aspects of this role are suitable for outsourcing. However, the accountable parts remain in the company.
ABAP is therefore the tool of the trade for SAP developers. ABAP programs are executed on an SAP NetWeaver application server, which in turn is operated by SAP Basis employees.
With "Shortcut for SAP Systems" a tool is available that greatly facilitates some tasks in the SAP basis.
For the gateway to use these ACL files, parameters must be set in the default profile of the SAP system and of course the files must be maintained accordingly.
Therefore, external programmes cannot be used.