I'm preparing for a security audit next week and have been tasks with checking for SQL vulnerabilities. I've compiled a list of all the various SQL servers on the LAN and I'm looing for some type of (free) utility that will let me scan them for known security issues. Can you recommend one that may help with the audit?
Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.
Last week, our Skyport webinar on “How to secure your Active Directory” (https://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/5810/Webinar-Is-Your-Active-Directory-as-Secure-as-You-Think.html) provided 218 attendees with a step-by-step guide for identifying Acti…
Using examples as well as descriptions, and references to Books Online, show the different Recovery Models available in SQL Server and explain, as well as show how full, differential and transaction log backups are performed