Starting and stopping privilege analysis

To start capturing privileges, you'll enable privilege analysis policies you created in the previous recipes.

Getting ready

You'll need an existing user who can manage privilege analysis policies (has the CAPTURE_ADMIN role and the SELECT ANY DICTIONARY privilege), for example, the SYSTEM user.

How to do it...

  1. Connect to the database as system or a user who has appropriate privileges:
    $ sqlplus system
    
  2. List all existing privilege analysis policies by querying DBA_PRIV_CAPTURES.
    How to do it...

    Figure 20 - Finding all defined policies

  3. Enable a privilege analysis (for example, ALL_PRIV_POL, which you created in the first recipe in ...

Get Oracle Database 12c Security Cookbook now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.