To protect data in a SQL Server Database environment, you need to ensure that only trusted users and applications have access to it. In this course, you will learn about configuring data access and permissions. This includes managing database object permissions, as well as creating and maintaining users and custom roles. In addition, this course covers configuring user options for Azure SQL Database, row-level security, and dynamic data masking. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the 70-764: Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure exam.