Non Admin User Can Remove Server Under Shared Connection/Essbase Node Within Smartview (Doc ID 1436135.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.1.102 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 22-Oct-2013***

Symptoms

According to 11.1.2.1 SmartView user guide, you must have administrative privileges for a data source to add or delete servers in the Smart View Panel.

In version 11.1.2.1.000 and 11.1.2.1.102, even the normal user can also remove server.
For example, the user has been provisioned as Write permission privilege on Essbase application Sample, then that user is able to remove the server within SmartView Panel/SharedConnection/Essbase node.

Below are the steps to reproduce the problem:

Cause

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