Security Policies in Modern Database System
Database security has become a vital issue in modern web applications. Ensuring the confidentiality, privacy and integrity of data is a major issue for the security of database systems. Recent high profile data thefts have shown that perimeter defenses are insufficient to secure sensitive data. Securing organizations systems and data cannot be effective without the development of a written security policy. In this paper, security policies and procedures for protection of databases, security features and classical threats are described.