A Review of Database Security Concepts, Risks, and Problems

Authors

  • Ramyar Abdulrahman Teimoor Department of Computer, College of Science, University of Sulaimani, Sulaymaniyah, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21928/uhdjst.v5n2y2021.pp38-46

Keywords:

Database Security, Threats, attack, Database vulnerability, protection

Abstract

Currently, data production is as quick as possible; however, databases are collections of well-organized data that can be accessed, maintained, and updated quickly. Database systems are critical to your company because they convey data about sales transactions, product inventories, customer profiles, and marketing activities. To accomplish data manipulation and maintenance activities the Database Management System considered. Databases differ because their conclusions based on countless rules about what an invulnerable database constitutes. As a result, database protection seekers encounter difficulties in terms of a fantastic figure selection to maintain their database security. The main goal of this study is to identify the risk and how we can secure databases, encrypt sensitive data, modify system databases, and update database systems, as well as to evaluate some of the methods to handle these problems in security databases. However, because information plays such an important role in any organization, understanding the security risk and preventing it from occurring in any database system require a high level of knowledge. As a result, through this paper, all necessary information for any organization has been explained; in addition, also a new technological tool that plays an essential role in database security was discussed.

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Published

2021-10-10

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