A look at the SAP Security Notes released for January 2018
An overview of SAP's 2017 Security Notes and how it may affect your security strategy for 2018.
To wrap up 2017, the last SAP Note Tuesday of the year, SAP has released a total of 19 notes this month. Six of these notes have already been released throughout the course of the month with the remaining 13 released today.
Today SAP has released another batch of its security notes, a regular event which happens every second Tuesday of the month. The total number of notes this month is 32, of which 18 have been released today. The other 14 notes have been released in the course of the past month. Those notes generally concerned re-releases.
Since it is the second tuesday of the month, SAP has again published a new set of notes to patch vulnerabilities found in its software. Over the course of the month, counting from the last patch tuesday, a total of 30 new notes were published. Today, half of those notes were posted.
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