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Article ID: 322712 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 4.2

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To view a white paper that introduces Microsoft SQL Server administrators and developers to the security features of SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3), visit the following Microsoft Web site: (
This paper discusses security best practices, gives detailed recommendations, and includes source code examples. It concludes with a security best practices checklist.

Note This paper focuses on the SQL Server engine.

The following information is included in this paper:
  • SQL Server 2000 security model
  • Implementation of server level security and object level security
  • Secure multitier deployment
  • Checklist: Security best practices

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 3
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