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2606724 - How is data stored on the mobile device?

Symptom

Does the SuccessFactors Mobile App uses encryption for data storage?

Environment

SuccessFactors Mobile

Resolution

 The SAP SuccessFactors Mobile App protects data stored on-device using a two-layer approach. The App uses the available protection mechanisms offered by the mobile operating system inside the application's sandbox environment, and the data is also protected by application-level encryption based 128 bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) method.

For further clarification about "What is stored on-device?" please refer to page 17 of  Documentation  SAP SuccessFactors Mobile Security Guide Q4 2017

For more information about "How is the Mobile Application data protected?" refer to page 18 of Documentation SAP SuccessFactors Mobile Security Guide Q4 2017

See Also

 https://help.sap.com/doc/0d411188ecad4e6baaa1ec0bd08f9543/1711/en-US/SAP_SuccessFactors_Mobile_Security_Guide_Q4_2017.pdf

Keywords

successfactors mobile app data encryption storage , KBA , LOD-SF-FWK-MOB , Mobile Framework , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions