SQL Server 2022 is EAL 2 Common Criteria certified!

In a previous blog post in 2023 we mentioned that two Common Criteria (CC) certifications of SQL Server 2022 were in progress. We are excited to announce that CC EAL2 certifications for SQL Server 2022 on Windows and Linux (including enabled by Azure Arc) have been issued! The certifications are compliant to the newly developed and recently certified DBMS cPP.


After SQL’s first CC certification of version 2005 (Yukon), SQL Server 2022 is the 8th major release that has successfully completed this security attestation. To see an extract of the extensive CC history of SQL Server, please refer to the SQL Server