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Protecting Our Stream of Data

We can't protect against all hacks, but can we prove they weren't our fault?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/08/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Weakest Link

Your security depends on the security of your business partners.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/08/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Destroying Data

This week Steve talks about services that are available to destroy your data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/08/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Have You Been Hacked?

Security is a big deal, and Steve Jones wonders if most data professionals would be aware that they had been hacked.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/07/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Opportunistic Hacker

Sometimes the crimes of opportunity might be the worst ones for our data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Server Authenticated Users, why are we still using them?

AD Authentication in SQL Server has been around for a long time, so why do we still use SQL Authentication?  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2018/03/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Is Security Catching On?

A new poll shows more people want security than convenience.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/03/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Elevation of Privileges

The elevation of privileges is a large security problem and Steve Jones discusses his fears. Would you know if someone successfully attacked your instance?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/03/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Data Security Policies

Does your organization have policies around data security? Perhaps they should, or perhaps you should ask for some to be created and education available for users.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/12/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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We Really Need Better Security

Some disturbing security issues reported this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/11/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Managing Passwords

This week Troy Hunt provides updated password guidelines, but Steve Jones notes many of us are in the middle, both managing and dealing with passwords.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/07/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Advancing Security

Microsoft is working to provide better patches for us.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/07/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Poor State of Secure Coding

The way we code isn't necessarily getting better.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/06/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Consider the Downside

Steve Jones asks software developers to consider the issues we may have with lax internal security.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/06/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Audio Attacks

We will start to deal with more and more types of data. Steve Jones worries about the possibility of hacking.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/05/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Secret Password

The secret passwords we store in systems might be secure from discovery, but are they secure from use?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/05/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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I Hate To Send This Email

Steve Jones wonders how many of us have had to send, or will have to send this email.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/03/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Why Devops? For Better Security

DevOps is supposed to help us build better software, faster. Steve Jones looks at one of the other benefits: security.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/02/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Delaying Patches is Problematic

Many of our security issues come down to not patching software when there are updates available.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Securing Your Instances

This week Steve Jones looks at moving the port numbers of your instances for a bit of security.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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