DBaaS Backup fails with file oss.cfg is world readable

(Doc ID 2401282.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A to N/A
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Cloud database backups failing with the below error message. 

May 18, 2018 8:53:24 AM UTC Activity Submitted
May 18, 2018 8:53:24 AM UTC Activity Started
May 18, 2018 8:53:24 AM UTC Initiating backup operation..
May 18, 2018 8:53:27 AM UTC Backup Status [sudo su -c '/var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_start > /tmp/bkupstart_<SID>.out']
May 18, 2018 8:53:27 AM UTC Backup operation in progress..
May 18, 2018 9:11:43 AM UTC Backup Config update failed due to :[ SCRIPT execution errors in : ************************************************** * API History: API steps API:: NEW PROCESS 1323 API:: Starting dbaas backup process * DBaaS Error trace: -> API::ERROR Cannot complete config files backup -> API::ERROR Cannot upload config file tar -> API::ERROR ERROR : The file /home/oracle/bkup/<SID>/oss.cfg is world readable, it is not secure. * * RETURN CODE:1 ################################################## ].
May 18, 2018 9:11:43 AM UTC Backup operation failed.
May 18, 2018 9:11:43 AM UTC Activity Ended

Changes

 Cloud Storage password was changed

Cause

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