How to reverse the situation where a seeded Job Role has been assigned a Security Profile directly? (Doc ID 2034928.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources Cloud Service - Version 11.1.8.0.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources - Version 11.1.7.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Unlike Abstract roles like Employee and Line Manager, it is not recommended to assign security profiles directly to a Job role.
Data Security generally needs to be flexible regarding Job Roles giving different users in the enterprise access to separate sets
of data. That's why we use Data Roles which inherit the seeded Job Roles.

If, for example, View All Security Profiles had been linked directly to a Job Role (Human Resource Specialist for example), every subsequent
Data Role created which inherits this job would also be View All, no matter if linked to a more restrictive security profile.

There is no way to remove a security profile from a role once applied.

The following workaround would need to be implemented.


Solution

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