MS SQL Server Audit Event: 24028

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SQL » 24028: Issued database console command

24028: Issued database console command

Database console commands can be used to retrieve information about the SQL server. The commands are grouped into four categories: maintenance, miscellaneous, informational, and validation. Event 24028 occurs when a database console command has been issued in an SQL server. It is generated by the DBCC_GROUP action group. This group keeps track of execution of database console commands. Important information can be derived from this event including the:

  • Date and time at which the event occurred.
  • Session identifier of the event.
  • Privileged user who performed the action.
  • Database associated with the event.