Database Security http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9176/more en SQL Server Backup Encryption http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-backup-encryption <div class="field-deck"> No third party software required with SQL Server 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When used properly, database backup encryption is a great way to protect database backups from being viewed by unauthorized people.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-backup-encryption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-backup-encryption#comments SQL Server 2014 Database Security Security asymmetric key Backup encryption certificate encryption master key restoring an encrypted database Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:01:00 +0000 18831 at http://sqlmag.com Clean Up SQL Server Logins and Users with PowerShell http://sqlmag.com/powershell/clean-sql-server-logins-and-users-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Here is a set of PowerShell code that can help you clean up orphaned logins and users in your SQL Servers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/powershell/clean-sql-server-logins-and-users-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/powershell/clean-sql-server-logins-and-users-powershell#comments PowerShell Database Security cmdlets database maintenance logins security SMO SQL Server Management object model T-SQL Thu, 15 May 2014 16:08:00 +0000 17981 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server DBA Tip: Credentials and Proxies http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-dba-tip-credentials-and-proxies <div class="node-body blog-body">In situations where elevated permissions are needed to execute particular SQL Server jobs, or more importantly, steps within given jobs, a more secure way to tackle elevated permissions is to use credentials and proxies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-dba-tip-credentials-and-proxies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-dba-tip-credentials-and-proxies#comments Database Performance Tuning Database Security Credentials Credentials Proxies Proxies security security SQL Server SQL Server Practical SQL Server Tue, 13 May 2014 22:46:00 +0000 17931 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Injection Threat Remains Pervasive http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-injection-threat-remains-pervasive <div class="node-body article-body">In a study conducted by the Poneman Institute on behalf of DB Networks, research findings showed that SQL injection remains a pervasive threat.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a 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SQL Server 2014 Database Security Mon, 05 May 2014 21:53:00 +0000 17681 at http://sqlmag.com Detecting and Monitoring Database Threats http://sqlmag.com/database-security/detecting-monitoring-database-threats <div class="field-deck"> New security appliance for cloud providers and virtualized data centers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">DB Networks has launched the database industry’s first behavioral analysis-based core IDS virtual appliance to detect advanced database threats. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/detecting-monitoring-database-threats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/detecting-monitoring-database-threats#comments Database Security Database Virtualization Cloud Security behavioral analysis DB Networks SQL injections virtual appliance coding flaws Tue, 04 Mar 2014 20:40:00 +0000 16411 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Database Security Reminders & Resources http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-database-security-reminders-resources <div class="node-body article-body">Data security is again in the news. Here are resources to assist you in securing your SQL Server environment.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-database-security-reminders-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-server-database-security-reminders-resources#comments Database Security Database Administration credit card data debit card data encryption hardening malware security Target Thu, 19 Dec 2013 21:22:00 +0000 15281 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Injection: Something Really Scary http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-injection-something-really-scary <div class="node-body blog-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-injection-something-really-scary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-injection-something-really-scary#comments Database Security Security SQL Server hacking hacking security security SQL injection sql injection SQL Server SQL Server Practical SQL Server Thu, 31 Oct 2013 21:15:00 +0000 14621 at http://sqlmag.com Best SQL Server Security/Auditing/Compliance Product of 2013 http://sqlmag.com/database-security/best-sql-server-securityauditingcompliance-product-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Idera's SQL Compliance Manager wins the 2013 SQL Server Pro Community Choice Award for Best Security/Auditing/Compliance Product.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/best-sql-server-securityauditingcompliance-product-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/best-sql-server-securityauditingcompliance-product-2013#comments Database Security SQL Server Awards database auditing database compliance database security Idera products SQL Compliance Manager SQL Server Tue, 15 Oct 2013 04:00:00 +0000 14771 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Authentication on Internet Facing Servers http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-authentication-internet-facing-servers <div class="node-body blog-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-authentication-internet-facing-servers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-authentication-internet-facing-servers#comments Database Security Security SQL Server brute-force brute-force hackers hackers pass-phrase pass-phrase port 1433 port 1433 SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server Authentication SQL Server Authentication Practical SQL Server Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:03:00 +0000 14031 at http://sqlmag.com