Database Security http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9176/more en Using SQL Server Permissions http://sqlmag.com/database-security/using-sql-server-permissions <div class="field-deck"> Have a far more secure database server </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Security got a major overhaul back in SQL Server 2005, and each new version has just made things better. Permissions are far more granular than they were in earlier versions of SQL Server, and you have a lot of control over who gets to do what in your server instance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/using-sql-server-permissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/using-sql-server-permissions#comments Database Security database security instance objects permission statements permissions Sun, 05 Oct 2014 04:00:00 +0000 20821 at http://sqlmag.com 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 href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-injection-threat-remains-pervasive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/sql-injection-threat-remains-pervasive#comments Database Security DB Networks SQL injection attacks SQL injection prevention Thu, 08 May 2014 13:24:00 +0000 17751 at http://sqlmag.com 5 SQL Server 2014 Security Enhancements http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/5-sql-server-2014-security-enhancements <div class="node-body article-body">SQL Server 2014 security features include Transparent Data Encryption for better data protection and Encryption Key Management, allowing the storage of keys on a separate server. </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/sql-server-2014/5-sql-server-2014-security-enhancements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/5-sql-server-2014-security-enhancements#comments 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