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 Threat and Vulnerability Mitigation

     SQL Injection


Small File Folder Icon Identity and Access Control

     Principals (Database Engine)

     Server-Level Roles

     Database-Level Roles


     Permissions (Database Engine)


Small File Folder Icon Secure Development

     Module Signing (Database Engine)

     Context Switching (Database Engine)


Small File Folder Icon Secure Deployment

     Understanding Surface Area Configuration

     Security Standards Compliance

     TRUSTWORTHY Database Property


Small File Folder Icon Secure Operation

     Password Policy

     SQL Server Encryption

     SQL Server Certificates and Asymmetric Keys

     SQL Server and Database Encryption Keys (Database Engine)

     Auditing (Database Engine)