Learn how to protect corporate information by properly designing,managing, and maintaining security at the database level
Security is a primary concern in all aspects of development and ITadministration. While locking down networks and erecting firewallswill always be necessary, so much more can be done to protect acorporation's most valuable intangible assets: accounting records,customer lists, and inventories. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 hasproven itself to be the fastest and most reliable product availablefor protecting corporate data. No other book covers as thoroughlythe subject of security design and implementation strategies;Mastering SQL Server 2000 Security fills that gap in literaturewith practical, hands-on advice.
Packed with indispensable design information that can make atightly secured database faster and easier to use, this book isessential reading for both administrators and developers ofdatabases. The authors explain just how much more is possible inthe task of protecting corporate information by properly designing,managing, and maintaining security at the database level.
From this book you will:
Learn the ins and outs of SQL Server 2000 Security design
Understand the implementation differences between SQL ServerAuthentication and Windows Authentication
Understand the security options in SQL Server 2000 for Internetapplications
Integrate the security of Windows 2000 (Kerberos) into your SQLServer deployment
* Master the security requirements for distributed dataenvironments, such as DTS, replication, linked servers, and datawarehousing