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EM 13c: Receiving 'ORA-01031: insufficient privileges' when modifying EM user password or creating EM user in EM console UI (Doc ID 2695974.1)

Last updated on JUNE 02, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to either modify EM user password as SYSMAN via EM Console UI or using 'emcli modify_user', the following error is returned

SQL Error ORA-20217: Failed to modify: <USER>. ORA-01031: insufficient privileges ORA-06512: at "SYSMAN.MGMT_USER" , line 5766 ORA-06512: at line 1


Same error is seen when attempting to create new EM user in EM console UI as SYSMAN


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