troubleshooting Question

Web Server, Virtual Server and SQL security.

Avatar of Matrix1000
Matrix1000 asked on
Microsoft SQL ServerOS SecurityMicrosoft SQL Server 2005
1 Comment1 Solution199 ViewsLast Modified:
I have one server.
I need a web server and an SQL server for the web applicaitons.
I'm going to install 2003 Server Standard R2 as the base OS and web server.
I'm going to install MS Virtual Server and install another copy of 2003 Server in a virtual machine.
I'm going to install SQL 2005 on that virtual machine.

My question is, what do I need to do to secure the SQL server and protect it from web access?
There is an option for network adapters which are 1. Internal Network and 1. External network (physical NIC)
I would assume that Internal Network would be faster.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
tbearden

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 1 Comment.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 1 Comment.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros