Database System Hardening Articles
Read articles from industry experts New Net Technologies to find out about best practices in keeping your IT systems secure.
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Why use FIM in the first place? For most people, the answer is ‘because my auditor/bank/security consultant said we had to!’ Security standards like the PCI DSS mandate a requirement for regular file integrity checks, including log file backups/archives, and this is the initial driver for most organizations to implement FIM.
The Database – The Mother Lode of Sensitive Data.
Being the heart of any corporate application means your database technology must be implemented and configured for maximum security. Whilst the desire to ‘get the database as secure as possible’ appears to be a clear objective, what does ‘secure as possible’ mean? How hard is it to derive a suitable hardened build standard for your Oracle or SQL Server database?