Re: "Write once-Read many" table ?

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Sun, 02 Mar 2008 10:20:27 -0800
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Niall Litchfield wrote:

> Database Vault can be relatively trivially sidestepped by someone with
> access to the oracle software owner's account on the server (create a
> new password file) and may not be available for your version, write-
> once media tends not to be written to at the time of the initial write
> (a new piece of media for every single write is unsustainable) instead
> people move data to it periodically, triggers can be circumvented and
> so on.

If you think you can get into the tables owned by DVSYS that easily I'd be interested in seeing your test coce, off-line. At least when working with Audit Vault, it is not that easy. Nor is it easy to circumvent the event triggers.

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Sun Mar 02 2008 - 12:20:27 CST

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