What are the minimum permissions that I need for my SQL endpoint? (NETIQKB70995)

  • 7770995
  • 20-Mar-2008
  • 18-Jan-2012

Environment

NetIQ Secure Configuration Manager 5.8.x

Situation

What are the minimum permissions that I need for my SQL endpoint?

Resolution

SQL 2005 Minimum Privileges for NetIQ SCM compliance checks

SQL login "NetIQ_SCM_agent"

This document describes the configuration procedure required to add a
SQL Server endpoint to NetIQ Secure Configuration Manager

The account that will be used to interrogate the SQL requires access
permissions to the following SQL components.
1.      distribution
1.      dbo.MSpublication_access

2.      dbo.MSpublications
3.      dbo.MSsubscription_properties
4.      dbo.MSSubscriptions
5.      dbo.syspublications

2.      master

1.      dbo.spt_values

2.      dbo.sysdatabases
3.      dbo.sysobjects
4.      dbo.sysprocesses
5.      dbo.sysusers
6.      sys.all_objects
7.      sys.configurations
8.      sys.database_permissions
9.      sys.database_principals
10.     sys.databases
11.     sys.schemas
12.     sys.server_principals
13.     sys.server_role_members
14.     sys.sql_logins
15.     sys.sql_modules
16.     sys.syscomments
17.     sys.triggers

3.      msdb

1.      dbo.backupfile

2.      dbo.backupmediafamily
3.      dbo.backupset
4.      dbo.syscategories
5.      dbo.sysdtspackages
6.      dbo.sysjobhistory
7.      dbo.sysjobs
8.      dbo.sysjobsteps
9.      dbo.sysoperators
10.     sys.databases
11.     sys.linked_logins
12.     sys.remote_logins
13.     sys.server_principals
14.     sys.servers
15.     sys.sql_logins

4.      Any user defined tables to gather data from -This is a parameter
to checks.

1.      dbo.spt_values

2.      dbo.sysobjects
3.      dbo.sysusers
4.      sys.all_objects
5.      sys.database_permissions
6.      sys.database_principals
7.      sys.schemas
8.      sys.server_principals
9.      sys.server_role_members
10.     sys.sql_logins
11.     sys.sql_modules
12.     sys.syscomments
13.     sys.sysobjects
14.     sys.sysprotects
15.     sys.sysusers
16.     sys.triggers

Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB70995

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