If you are a SQL DBA then this blog might be a quick refresher for you. I am writing this for Data Protection Manager (DPM) Administrators who are not aware of the cause of the issue. In this blog, we would learn about how to fix error raised by DPM – “The backup failed because of a gap in the LSN the Log files”
On May 25, 2018, European privacy law is going to enforce new global standards for privacy rights, security, and compliance. This new regulation is known as GDPR – General Data Protection Regulations. Lots of users who are using SQL Server often wonder How to make SQL Server GDPR compliance? Before you read this blog post, I suggest you read my earlier blog post about here which explains everything about GDPR. This blog post we will take about Authentication in SQL Server (Windows and Mixed Mode) which is for GDPR Article 25.
Microsoft has recently announced a very interesting feature for security of your SQL Server. I really loved this new feature – SQL Vulnerability Assessment. Unlike most of the other V1 features which MS releases, this time I really liked this particular feature. This feature not only provides the assessments but also the solutions.