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I made a little application with a MySQL database.

I want to secure my database.I think user name and password is not enough to protect it. Because anyone can access the database by copying database files in C:\ProgramData\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.6\data & paste it in another another machine.

So my question is: How do I secure my database properly?

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Possible duplicate : dba.stackexchange.com/questions/30342/… –  Abdul Manaf Jul 22 '13 at 6:52
    
Have you considered using WITH ENCRYPTION –  user26196 Jul 22 '13 at 7:14
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There is absolutely no way you can protect your database content if the user has physical access to the database server and files. –  a_horse_with_no_name Jul 22 '13 at 7:38
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