ORA-28405 when granting a role to another role after upgrade to

(Doc ID 1663997.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Database Security

When attempting to log using secure application role
the following error occurs.

ORA-28405: cannot grant secure role to a role

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




Upgrade to  version


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