Vendor services misconfigurations

SQL server Vulnerability Assessment (VA) ‘Periodic recurring scans’ is disabled

Risk Level

Informational (4)

Platform(s)
Compliance Frameworks

Description

VA setting 'Periodic recurring scans' schedules periodic (weekly) vulnerability scanning for the SQL server and corresponding Databases. Periodic and regular vulnerability scanning provides risk visibility based on updated known vulnerability signatures and best practices.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    Enable 'Periodic recurring scans' in Vulnerability Assessment (VA) service for {AzureSqlDbServer} sql server.