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ERP system security is not as simple as putting a padlock on your keyboard, but direct access to the physical hardware is still the number-one threat to your company's business system.

Priorities for ERP Security

With the proliferation of devices and the pressure to give customers expanded access online, the threats to your data multiply but the top priorities remain the same. Here are your ten best moves to protect your “crown jewels.”

Every so often we get a round of screaming headlines in the popular press about a massive data breach at a national retailer or some other organization — credit card numbers stolen, social security numbers, credit information — and a public post-mortem examination of how it happened. Meanwhile, electrical distributors are asked to respond to a crescendo of requests for more access. Customers want to see into their accounts and shop on a richly detailed website full of product data

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