19. November 2015 08:11
Azure . Security
Microsoft is excited
to announce that we have made Threat
for preview on Azure SQL Database. Azure SQL Database Threat Detection provides
a new layer of security to your database by detecting anomalous database
activities which may indicate a common threat like SQL injection attacks.
of this feature helps customers detect and respond to potential threats as they
occur. Users can immediately explore the potential threat by using SQL
database auditing to determine if the event is the result of an attempt to
access, breach or exploit data in the database.
The benefits of
Azure SQL Database Threat Detection include:
- Simple configuration of SQL threat
detection policy via Azure portal.
- Clear email alerts upon detection of
suspicious databases queries indicating potential SQL injection events.
- Ability to explore the audit log
around the time of the event using the Azure portal or a pre-configured
- No need to modify database procedures
or application code.
Go to this
Azure Blog entry to read more, see how to set it up and view a demo.