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MSSQL 2005 on port 1433 gets DOS from infected servers

I have a SQL Server 2005 server hosted outside my firewall at a data center. It is fully up-to-date on patches, etc. There's some old MSSQL worm (Slammer?) that STILL infects thousands of servers ...
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Installing Team Foundation Server on a shared database instance

Would you use a database instance used for development work to store TFS Data Layer ? If that's not the case, what kind of separation would you use ? Setup : we have ONE server for all common dev ...
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Connecting remotely to an SQL server inside a LAN

I am using SQL server 2008 inside my home lan. I've configured it to accept remote connections and I can now connect to the server from other pcs inside the lan. The problems rises when I try ...
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SQL Server 2005 on 2008 DC - Cannot change service user

I cannot start SQL Server 2005 transactional replication after I promoted my 2008 Server to a DC. A required privilege is not held by the client. This site suggests that I need to change the ...