DBA in training: Security


The series so far:

DBA in training: So, you want to be a DBA… DBA in training: Preparing for interviews DBA in training: Know your environment(s) DBA in training: Security

By this time, we have discussed the importance of understanding your environment. You should have an idea of which databases support what applications, the SQL Server versions they run on, and the relative importance of each database and instance to the business.

Now, let’s talk about protecting the company from losing data due to security flaws.

Database security is a sub-specialty in and of itself, and you can read in-depth