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NT Authority \System Account Having SysAdmin Server Role

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Looking to tighten security access to a SQL Server 2008 instance based on Windows 2003 Server clusters.

Is their any downside risk to revoking the sysadmin role from this account?  We've established all our services to run under domain service accounts we had set up.

Are there features or functions in SQL 2008 that depend on this account being present and having elevated priviledges?




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