Users Are Able to Delete EPS' Without Permissions in Standard View of P6 Web (Doc ID 2230841.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 16.1.0.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Using P6 Web, an end user can delete an EPS level, but does not have the proper Project Security Privileges to do so.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The end users should not have the ability to delete an EPS level according to permissions.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Log into P6 Web and create a user that has only the following Project Security Profiles:
    Summarize Projects, Add/Edit/Delete Issues and Issue Thresholds, Publish Project Website, Add/Edit/Delete Risks
    Global Security Profile - "<No Global Privileges>"
  2. Log into the Web as the newly created user and select the Projects tab and EPS view.
  3. Highlight the EPS level, right click.
  4. The delete option is available.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users can delete EPS levels even without proper permissions.

Changes

 

Cause

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