With highly evolving data platform, Security is unquestionably a major priority for Microsoft. Microsoft data platform, including SQL Server and Azure SQL Database, is at the top of the list of products investing in security. SQL Server – Always Encrypted has long been recognized for its outstanding security record.
We recently hosted a webinar on SQL Server & Azure SQL Database, where we discussed the layers of data protection, important security features, potential scenarios in which these features can be applied to limit exposure to security threats and best practices for securing business applications and data. We covered the following topics on SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database security features.
• Access Level Control
• Data Encryption