Data Filters and Permissions Defined At the User Level In The Repository Do Not Take Effect in OBIEE 12c (12.2.1)
Last updated on APRIL 10, 2017
Applies to:Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199.0 to 188.8.131.52.0 [Release 12g]
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Data filters and Object permissions defined in the repository (RPD) at the user level; however, when running an analysis | report ,the user still can access and see data that they are not supposed to see based on permissions and filters defined.
Steps to reproduce in SampleApp:
- Create a new user called testuser and assign BIConsumer application role.
- Define data filter :Login to repository via the Administration Tool online mode and select this user under Manage > Identity, click permissions and set a data filter based on year column to only see 2010 year data
- Define object permission: Select any presentation column (e.g. - Billed Quanity) and click permissions, select you user (e.g. - testuser) and configure No Access to true.
- Login as testuser and run a report with year and billed quantity columns. All data for years is available when only 2010 is supposed to be shown and billed quantity should be hidden, but is displayed.
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