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Hide a SQL server table partition

Is it possible on SQL Server Enterprise to hide a specific table partition from users including admins? encrypting the data is not an option for us.
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Where can one find good documentation describing memory-rank “sparing”?

Where can I find good documentation describing memory-rank "sparing" (for computer-hardware memory-protection configurations)? I'm seeking to clarify what benefits it provides and how it's typically ...
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Suggestions for Scheduled Tasks to call OSQL without hard-coding cleartext password

Can anyone think of any techniques where i can have a Windows scheduled task run OSQL, but not have to pass the clear-text password with cleartext password being in the clear? E.g.: >osql -U iboyd ...
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Setting up SMTP server (Windows 2008 R2) to use with Microsoft Data Protection Manager

DPM is installed on one of our servers - namely Datacenter. Essentially, there is no Exchange server in the domain, so we wanted to setup our own SMTP, and use a gMail account to forward ...
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How to Protect a Database Structure

All, I have a new application that uses an administration database (SQL Server 2008 R2) to enforce data structure constraints. It is important that the table structure of this database is maintained ...
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Data leak prevention and HTTPS issues

I've been looking at several data leak/loss prevention suites but, in their documentation, I'm unable to find how they treat HTTPS. One of the 'leakage vectors' is sending information to webapps ...
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Data Protection Manager System Protection Backups Failing

I'm just starting to setup DPM 2010 in a test environment with a Domain Controller and a File Server. Everything seem to be working fairly well and I can get all of my backup jobs to succeed except ...
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How to prevent users from copying or printing files?

The head of my company is concerned about data leak. In order to strengthen the protection of sensitive data I have to limit ability to copy and print certain files from the employess notebooks. I ...
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Secure corporate document storage

One of the more interesting arguments currently rumbling around the office is the lack of backup for the HR person's laptop. This contains a copy of the contract and other HR type info on every member ...
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Best way to 'harden' embedded ext4 file server against unexpected loss of power?

First, a little background: my company makes an audio streaming device that is a headless, rack-mounted Linux box with a Solid State e-SATA drive attached. The drive is formatted with ext4. The ...
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What is the point of BlackBerry encryption on the devices?

Our BlackBerry servers require a password to be set on the device, all traffic between the devices and the servers is encrypted, and in addition, we have set the devices to be encrypted when locked. ...
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Is continuous backup workable for shared flat-file databases?

I'm talking about a dataset containing hundreds of DBF-format data files in a shared location, some or all of which may be open or locked by multiple network users, and Microsoft's Data Protection ...
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Emulate EWF effects on Linux

Recently, for an embedded project, I was asked to emulate on Linux the effects of the Enhanced Write Filter (EWF) of Windows XP Embedded. In particular, I need a sort of EWF for: avoiding to write ...
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How to protect data from being stolen?

We have Ubuntu Server with Subversion installed on it. It makes automatic backups every week. And it doesn't connected to the Internet. Seems all OK with security. But one thing concern me — ...