OBIEE 11g: 'Act As' Functionality Does Not Respect Impersonated Users Permissions
Last updated on MARCH 23, 2016
Applies to:Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206.131017 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The 'Act As' functionality is not behaving correctly or as expected.
For example a user that is acting as or impersonating another user is able to create a new analysis from all subject areas; however, if this impersonated user logs in directly, he|she only has privileges for some subject areas.
Implemented Act As functionality following the documentation:
Configure Act As using the following link:
D.6 Enabling Users to Act for Others
For section -> D.6.3.2 Creating Session Variables for Proxy Functionality
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