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db owner and ddl admin elevated to sysadmin

If you grant db_owner or ddl_admin rights to a subset of your database users and you also run index maintenance jobs that are run under the context of sysadmin then this security related post is quite worrying:

http://akawn.com/blog/2012/02/why-you-should-be-cautious-with-the-dbo_owner-role/

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