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Securing Microsoft SQL Server An objective, consensus-driven security guideline for the Microsoft SQL Server Server Software.

An objective, consensus-driven security guideline for the Microsoft SQL Server Server Software.

A step-by-step checklist to secure Microsoft SQL Server:

For Microsoft SQL Server 2016 (CIS Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Benchmark version 1.1.0)

CIS has worked with the community since 2009 to publish a benchmark for Microsoft SQL Server

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Other CIS Benchmark versions:

For Microsoft SQL Server (CIS Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Benchmark version 1.5.0)

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