Security

RSS

SQL Server 2012 Keeps Your Data a Little More Secure

  • Apr 8, 2014
    blog

    NoSQL: Eventual Consistency Yields Major Flaws 3

    While I believe that NoSQL can have some places where it legitimately makes sense, I also believe that NoSQL is also the patently wrong choice for a number of different types of applications or use cases....More
  • Jan 29, 2014
    blog

    IPMuncher for Internet Facing SQL Servers

    IPMuncher is a fantastic tool that offers simple functionality, great flexibility, and easy configurability—meaning that it can be used to tackle a large number of tasks across a wide variety of servers and workloads....More
  • virus detected message on computer screen
    Dec 19, 2013
    blog

    Another Reason to Avoid Anti-Virus on SQL Server

    If you install anti-virus on SQL Server, many 'bigger' anti-virus vendors either offer 'options' that let them 'monitor' SQL Server—or just plain FORCE their binaries right into SQL Server if they detect that it's running on the box....More
  • scary ghoul
    Oct 31, 2013
    blog

    SQL Injection: Something Really Scary 1

    As far as I'm concerned we'll likely always have SQL Injection around to haunt us. Even though this attack vector has been well-publicized and well-documented for well over a decade (and then some), failure to account for it continues to pop all the time—even in catastrophic places....More
  • Sep 30, 2013
    blog

    SQL Server Authentication on Internet Facing Servers

    If you’ve got a SQL Server that's publicly facing, make sure you've done everything you can to make it as secure as possible....More
Upcoming Conferences

Register now to get the best rate available!

From the Blogs
Save money red computer keyboard key
Jul 30, 2014
blog

When More Expensive Processors Actually Cost Less

Smart organizations are always looking for ways to cut costs when it comes to licensing SQL Server. Here are two ideas, or options, to save money....More
Health check note on computer keyboard
Jul 28, 2014
Sponsored

Grasp the Business Value of a Complete SQL Server Health Check

A comprehensive SQL Server health check will provide you with a better understanding of your complex database environment, and delivers answers you need....More
Baby duck swimming alone
Jul 15, 2014
blog

The Marginalization of SQL Server Standard Edition 5

Microsoft seems to be bent on marginalizing SQL Server Standard Edition—both in the sense of the artificial constraints placed upon how much memory it can use, and in terms of what seems to be a shift in focus on the role of Standard Edition from Microsoft....More
SQL Server Pro Forums

Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the SQL Server community in our Forums.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×