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Disable SA account on a live SQL Server2005 instance, any drawbacks?

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  1. Anonymous New Member

    Last week I have been delegated to finalize the security standards within a set of SQL 2005 instances that are used by a customer, though it is usual chores for me to apply industry best practices. On these SQL 2005 instances in particular I was more keen on applying "disabling SA account"! I was confronted by a Database developer that if there are any drawbacks to disabling the SA account in SQL Server 2005 and does it add true security value? So to benefit my stance I have given the following explanation:...(<a href="http://sqlserver-qa.net/blogs/perftune/archive/2007/08/13/1381.aspx">read more</a>)<img src="http://sqlserver-qa.net/aggbug.aspx?PostID=1381" width="1" height="1">

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