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Security and Protection (Database Engine)

This page provides links to help you locate the information that you need about Security and Protection in the SQL Server Database Engine.

Small File Folder Icon Security Overview

      Securing SQL Server

Small File Folder Icon Identity and Access Control

      Principals (Database Engine)

      Server-Level Roles

      Database-Level Roles

      Credentials (Database Engine)

      Securables

Small File Folder Icon Secure Deployment

      Choose an Authentication Mode

      Surface Area Configuration

      TRUSTWORTHY Database Property

Small File Folder Icon Secure Operation

      Password Policy

      Strong Passwords

      SQL Server Encryption

      SQL Server Certificates and Asymmetric Keys

      SQL Server Audit (Database Engine)

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