Database Vault Preventing Portal procedure to run ORA-01031 (Doc ID 1272398.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Vault - Version: 10.2.0.5 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 10.2.0.5 version, Enforcement

When attempting to run The background job which execute PORTAL.WWV_CONTEXT.SYNC every hour.

the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Errors in file /apps/oracle/admin/psecl/dbump/psecl1_j000_15359.trc
ORA-12012: error on auto execute of job 141
ORA-06510: PL/SQL: unhandled user-defined exception
ORA-06512: at "PORTAL.WWERR_API_EXCEPTION", line 71
ORA-06512: at "PORTAL.WWV_CONTEXT", line 1757
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
ORA-06512: at line 1


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Configure Portal and the Background job
2. Install Database Vault.
3. The User who was executing the Procedure is not allow to do it, even if it is the procedure owner.

Cause

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