OLE Automation: Just As Much Vulnerability As xp_cmdshell

OLE Automation- Just As Much Vulnerability As xp_cmdshell

This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. It’s … Read more

Why Enabling TRUSTWORTHY Is an Untrustworthy SQL Server Security Practice

Why Enabling TRUSTWORTHY Is an Untrustworthy SQL Server Security Practice

This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. If … Read more

5 Key Backup Strategies for Unbeatable SQL Server Security

5 Key Backup Strategies for Unbeatable SQL Server Security

This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. There … Read more

SQL Server Security: Best Practices with CLR

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This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. What … Read more

Dedicated Admin Connection (DAC): Your Key to Troubleshooting and SQL Server Security

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This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. In … Read more

How Database Mail XPs Can Become a SQL Server Security Liability

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This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. If … Read more

Local Windows Administrators Are Basically SQL Server sysadmins, Too

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This post is part of our SQL Server security blog series, 30 SQL Server Security Checks in 30 Days. We’re publishing a new security check every day in the month of June. Visit our sp_CheckSecurity page to learn about our free SQL Server tool you can download and run to check your own server. If … Read more