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I am using Redgate Monitor 7.1.15.10321 and we have just installed Idera Compliance Manager.   
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  • Ian_HIan_H Posts: 2 New member
    The Idera Compliance Manager tool is auditing logins on the SQL Server instances that Redgate Monitor is monitoring - and it can see that the service account that Redgate Monitor is using is constantly connecting/disconnecting from the SQL Server instances, sometimes 5 or 6 times a second. This is causing the Compliance Manager logs to get extremely unwieldy.  Is this normal/expected behavior? Is there any way of controlling this?   
  • Eddie DEddie D Posts: 1,686 Rose Gold 5
    edited November 26, 2018 8:45AM
    Hi Ian_H

    As per support ticket #126533 you logged with the Product Support Team:

    SQL Monitor does run a number of collection samplers and therefore I would expect a number of connections.  SQL Monitor does use built-in connection pooling so in theory that should keep the number of reconnections down.

    Also I see that you are still using V7.1.15.10321.  Is there any reason for this, for example the need to monitor machines running on Windows 2013 Server?

    I ask the above question as there is a security vulnerability in SQL Monitor that has now been resolved in V8.0.19, further reading is available via the link below:
    https://www.red-gate.com/products/dba/sql-monitor/entrypage/security-vulnerability-october-2018

    I recommend that you upgrade to V8.0.19 or later at your earliest convenience.

    Many Thanks
    Eddie
    Eddie Davis
    Product Support Engineer
    Redgate Software Ltd
    Email: [email protected]
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