Daily Archives: January 10, 2013

The Auditing Poll

Our database systems become more important to the operation of our world all the time. We store data from sensors, back commerce systems, and more. We know software has bugs, and there will be security lapses, perhaps even from insiders. … Continue reading

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A Patch Disaster

Can you imagine sending the wrong patch to the wrong machines? That’s what happened with an Australian bank. Am OS patch was sent to many more machines than it should have. The patch was designed for desktops, but managed to get … Continue reading

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sp_Blitz, v16, on SQLServerCentral

Brent Ozar Unlimited released v16 of this sp_blitz script, which is designed to run on a SQL Server instance and give you a quick, comprehensive report of the state of the instnace. It’s a great script, and if you have … Continue reading

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