In this module, you've seen how Azure SQL Database provides a wide array of tools and features to secure your data. By using these tools and features, you can put multiple layers of defense in place to thwart attacks, and keep your customer and business data secure.

You've learned how to:

  • Control network access to your Azure SQL Database using firewall rules
  • Control user access to your Azure SQL Database using authentication and authorization
  • Protect your data in transit and at rest
  • Audit and monitor your Azure SQL Database for access violations

All of the aspects work together to secure your database. Your customers are important, your reputation is important, and that makes your database security important.

Further reading

To learn more about the concepts we've covered in this module, check out these other resources.