Re: oracle binaries and datafiles

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Sun, 1 Apr 2018 00:24:29 -0400
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The concept you described below is known as "security by obscurity". I am not a great believer.

On 03/28/2018 04:13 PM, Justin Mungal wrote:
> Tim mentioned ASM... there are many benefits to it that are mentioned
> in the documentation, but it also adds protection to your database
> from non-Oracle people. A system admin wanting to free up filesystem
> space can't delete redo1.log if it's stored somewhere he doesn't know
> how to access.

Mladen Gogala
Database Consultant
Tel: (347) 321-1217

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