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Is forwarding a port(s) a security risk to all computers on the network or just one? [migrated]

I know forwarding ports can add some security risk, but if i forward a port to a conputer running linux would it add a security risk to all computers on my network or just the one?
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Can we minimise the risk of using xp_cmdshell?

Using xp_cmdshell can be quite helpful and sometimes possibly the only answer to some scenarios. I've read some posts on the internet that enabling xp_cmdshell might jeopardize the security of the ...
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System test Database user management

We are in development stage and to be able to give the developers an integration test environment, we need to give them access to the database, they can share and test their code in the system ...