Security Question: VCP To EBS Database Link (Doc ID 1359883.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Advanced Supply Chain Planning - Version 11.5.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

There is a concern about the security of a database link in a decentralized APS environment. This is because it connects as APPS and is very powerful.

Does one have to create this database link and connect as APPS user?  Can one create a user with necessary table select/update privileges, create a database link with this user and still get the program to work?

Solution

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