What to monitor for SQL Server security


SQL Server databases are under greater threat than ever. Cyberattacks are on the rise, and they’re becoming more sophisticated with each new generation. And these aren’t the only risks. Organizations must also guard against insider threats, whether carried out by disgruntled employees or those engaged in more nefarious activities. At the same time, organizations must contend with a growing number of compliance regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

To meet today’s security and compliance challenges, SQL Server DBAs and other security professionals need