June-30-2015 webinar “USIS hacked via SAP vulnerability. Lessons learnt” by Alexander Polyakov
Palo Alto, CA – June 30, 2015 Alexander Polyakov, CTO at ERPScan, conducted a webinar describing details of the USIS data breach.
Recently, there was a shocking news about the breach in US Investigation services doing rounds in the IT security world. This breach occurred due to an inherent vulnerability in the SAP system. As an aftermath of this cyberattack USIS had to slash more than 2,500 jobs due to lost contracts and stood close to bankruptcy.
This is a real example of consequences incurred due to a single vulnerability in business-critical application such as SAP. Our webinar highlighted the most important information about this attack and discussed vulnerabilities that may be used to conduct such an attack. We also provided recommendations on how to secure your most valuable assets from cyberattacks.