PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® PI/PO

 

The emergence of SAP NetWeaver® has created new opportunities for the sharing and exchange of data between SAP and non-SAP systems and therefore, has increased the demand for secure data exchange.

The basic requirements of secure data exchange are confidentiality and integrity.  These requirements are distinct goals and entail the use of different tools to manage. Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® offers both confidentiality and integrity by combinig techniques, while providing encryption/decryption and signing or verifying any inbound or outbound message payloads to/from SAP PI/PO.  

Advantco PGP Solution also complies with FIPS 140-2 standard for use by the US and Canadian governments, as well as other regulated industries (such as financial and health-care institutions), to obtain the required security for data transfer.

Encryption

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® supports the following symmetric-key encryptions and public-key encryptions:

  • Supported Symmetric-key encryptions
    • TRIPLE_DES (3DES)
    • CAST5
    • BLOWFISH
    • SAFER
    • DES
    • AES_128
    • AES_192
    • AES_256
    • TWOFISH
  • Supported Public-key encryptions
    • RSA
    • ELGAMAL

Authentication

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® creates digital signatures of the message payloads using hash algorithms and public-key algorithms:

  • Supported hash algorithms
    • MD2
    • MD5
    • RIPEMD160
    • SHA1
    • SHA224
    • SHA256
    • SHA384
    • SHA512
  • Supported public-key algorithms
    • RSA
    • DSA
    • ELGAMAL

Compression

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® supports the following compression algorithms:

  • UNCOMPRESSED
  • ZIP
  • ZLIB
  • BZIP2

Key management

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® allows PGP keys to be retrieved from the local file system of the SAP XI/PI server or from the SAP J2EE database. A Web Dynpro tool is provided for encryption key management.

Web Services to allow ABAP stack using the PGP encryption/decryption in ABAP without SAP XI/PI, are available upon request.

Supported SAP NetWeaver® PI/PO Versions

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® is compatible with PI 7.0, PI 7.0 EHP1, PI 7.1, PI 7.1 EHP1, PI 7.3, PO 7.31, PI 7.4, & PI 7.5.

Optional Secure Connection Kit

Advantco PGP Solution for SAP NetWeaver® comes with an optional Secure Connection Kit (SCK). With the SCK, organizations have an end-to-end encryption solution to protect their confidential information at all times, while stored or in transit. It allows organizations exchange secure data among branch offices, vendors, and business partners.

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