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Microsoft SQL Server 2016 STIG Y22M10 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

Supporting Resources:


Target CPE Name
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 cpe:/a:microsoft:sql_server:2016 (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 STIG
Checklist ID:
Review Status:
Governmental Authority: Defense Information Systems Agency
Original Publication Date:

Checklist Summary:

The Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) is published as two documents, one covering individual databases and the other addressing the database management system (DBMS) instance. The STIG provides the technical security policies, requirements, and implementation details for applying security concepts to Microsoft SQL Server 2016.

Checklist Role:

  • Database Management System

Known Issues:

Not provided.

Target Audience:

Parties within the DoD and Federal Government’s computing environments can obtain the applicable STIG from the Information Assurance Support Environment (IASE) website. This site contains the latest copies of any STIGs, SRGs, and other related security information. The address for the IASE site is http://iase.disa.mil/.

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed
  • Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)

Testing Information:

Not provided.

Regulatory Compliance:

This document is provided under the authority of DoDI 8500.01.


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Product Support:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA will coordinate all change requests with the relevant DoD organizations before inclusion in this document. Approved changes will be made in accordance with the DISA maintenance release schedule.

Point of Contact:



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Change History:

updated to v1,r2 - 7/24/18
Updated to FINAL - 8/24/18
Updated to Ver 1, Rel 3- 10/25/18
Updated to FINAL - 11/26/18
updated to Ver 1, Rel 4 - 1/23/19
Updated to FINAL - 2/19/19
Updated to v1,r4 - 4/30/19
Updated URLs - 6/11/19
Updated resource - 7/12/19
Updated URLs - 8/12/2019
updated URLs - 11/1/19
updated URLs per DISA - 1/21/2020
Updated URLs per DISA - 4/24/2020
updated per DISA - 8/4/2020
Updated URL per DISA - 10/28/20
Updated resource per DISA - 1/27/21
updated URL - 4/28/2021
Updated resource per DISA - 7/29/21
updated SHA - 8/5/2021
updated URLs - 10/27/2021
updated URLs - 1/26/2022
updated SHA - 2/1/2022
Updated resource per DISA - 4/24/22
updated SHA - 4/27/2022
Updated resource per DISA - 10/26/22


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NIST checklist record last modified on 10/26/2022