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Encrypt Everything

Yahoo recently announced they are encrypting their traffic between data centers. Steve Jones thinks we should encrypt all traffic.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/12/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encrypting SQL Code

This Friday's poll looks at the encryption options for your code in SQL Server. Steve Jones asks if there is a benefit for these routines.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/11/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Algorithm Secrecy is not Security

This week Steve Jones talks encryption and why you shouldn't be implementing anything you've invented.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/03/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: security
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Encryption Not Restriction

Encryption keys for services in the cloud should be maintained by the customer, according to Steve Jones. It's actually a good idea for all of your data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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We Need to Learn Encryption

With all the recent worms and attacks out there, it's only a matter of time before someone focuses more on databases. With that in mind, Steve Jones thinks it's important we learn and use encryption and better security now.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/06/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encryption in Production

This Friday Steve Jones wants to know if you are using encryption in your production system and if so, how is it working? Can you handle DR situations?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/02/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encryption Works

Encryption is supposed to protect data, and it appears to be working as police and authorities are often stymied by encrypted disks. Steve Jones recommends you encrypt your disks on all your machines.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/12/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Understanding Security

It is important for data professionals to understand security, but it's also important for end users that must handle data. However we have a lot of work to do to make that easier since Steve Jones thinks many IT pros struggle with this concept.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/06/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Precious Ideas

Steve Jones talks about encrypting stored procedures and why it's a bad idea. And that it's a feature that should be removed from SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2010/05/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Man in the MIddle

Are you worried about man in the middle attacks on your database server? If you run Oracle you should be, but SQL Server DBAs should not assume they are safe. Adding communication encryption can be a good idea for SQL Server DBAs.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2010/04/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Fundamental Security Mistake

Steve Jones thinks Microsoft is making a fundamental security mistake in the way they build features for the various editions of SQL Server. Read today's editorial and see if you agree.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/12/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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It's Time for Encryption

Encryption is starting to become a necessity, not an option as we work with and store more sensitive data. A guest editorial from Andy Warren comments on our fears of implementing encrpytion and why we might want to just encrypt everything.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2009/11/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Protecting the Encryption Keys

When you deal with encryption in your database, Steve Jones thinks you add a layer of complexity to your backup and recovery process. Do you agree? Answer today's poll.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/09/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encryptionphobia

The battle to secure personal and business data is a tough one, and the consequences of mishandling sensitive data can be severe. In this guest editorial, John Magnabosco argues that it's high time people overcame their fear of encryption.  Read more...
By JohnMagnabosco 2009/08/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Secure Storage

How do you keep the passwords and keys for encrypted data safe? Steve Jones comments on the challenges of working with keys and passwords.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/04/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encrypting SQL Code

This Friday's poll looks at the encryption options for your code in SQL Server. Steve Jones asks if there is a benefit for these routines.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/11/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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