The hidden security of msdb

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April 20, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

To be fair it’s not actually hidden, just not so well known.

Have you ever wondered how to grant permissions to create/modify jobs? How about SSIS packages?

Every database has the following built in roles:

  • db_accessadmin
  • db_backupoperator
  • db_datareader
  • db_datawriter
  • db_ddladmin
  • db_denydatareader
  • db_denydatawriter
  • db_owner
  • db_securityadmin

 
However the msdb database has a number of special purpose built in roles:

3 thoughts on “The hidden security of msdb

  1. ssn says:

    superb sir…….its awesome…….thank u very much……

  2. andreaallred says:

    Thank you! Awesome post!

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