MS SQL Server Audit Event: 24027

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SQL » 24027: Issued transaction log restore command

24027: Issued transaction log restore command

The transaction log in a SQL server is a chronological record of all transactions and the database modification performed in each transaction. In the case of a database failure, a backup of the data file and the transaction log is necessary to restore the database till a specific point of time or till the time of failure. Event 24027 occurs when a command for restoration of a database's transaction log has been issued in an SQL server. It is generated by the BACKUP_RESTORE_GROUP action group. 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.