Re: "oracle" lockdown

From: Hans Forbrich <>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:26:31 -0700
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You didn't say it is a problem.

And I didn't rant about your situation, but rather about the many shops that allow all DBAs to log on (rather than sudo) to 'oracle' when there is a quite effective solution available to avoid that requirement.


On 26/02/2014 8:11 PM, Herring, David wrote:
> If I said this is a problem I apologize for misstating the situation and I'm sorry for forcing you to rant. I was just wondering who else has gone through this and what to watch out for.
> Dave Herring
> <rant>
> Indeed, the common habit (by many shops I visit) for DBAs to log in as user Oracle is terrifying from a security perspective - everyone in the DBA team, and potentially others, has the keys to the
> </rant>

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