Sensitive Data Column Search for SQL Server

Free Tool – SQL Column Search

Desktop Console

  • Microsoft Windows: Server 2008 R2, Server 20012 R2, Vista SP1+, 7 SP1+, 8, 8.1, 10; plus Server 2016, Server 2019, 11, Server 2022 (provisional); 64-bit, 32-bit
  • Microsoft .NET Framework: 4.0 and later

Database Platforms

  • Microsoft SQL Server: 2005 SP1+, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014; 2016, 2017, 2019; plus 2022 (provisional); Windows, Linux (provisional); Express, Standard, Enterprise editions

Databases in the Cloud

  • Microsoft Azure: Virtual Machine (VM)
  • Amazon Web Services: Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)


SQL Column Search does not install any components, dynamic link libraries (DLLs), scripts, stored procedures, or tables on the managed database instances.


Watch the video “How To Search for Sensitive Columns in SQL Compliance Manager”.

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