Keys to Locking Down Storage Security on a Database
September 15, 2008[From eWeek]
Enterprises most often keep their most valued data in structured storage inside a database of some kind, and hackers know it. Security consultant Ted Julian of Application Security offers a detailed look in several steps at how he believes database security should be implemented, starting with data discovery and moving all the way through the implementation of intrusion detection.
All storage, structured or unstructured, requires security of some kind, even if it's simply flipping an on/off switch or pulling the USB plug on a direct-attached external disk.
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