Be an Analyst, Edition-4

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    2. Changing database ownership
    when we create the database on SQL Server instance, SQL Server engine sets the login that created the database as the default database owner. This gives the user full control on the database, meaning he/she can do whatever they like on that particular database. According to the SQL Server security best practice document, we should grant login with the least amount of privileges. Therefore, it is recommended to set built-in sa account as an owner of all databases on SQL Server instance. This will make database and server more secure.

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