ORA-28405 when granting a role to another role after upgrade to 11.2.0.4 (Doc ID 1663997.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.2.0.4 version, Database Security

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

ERROR
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ORA-28405: cannot grant secure role to a role


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

 

 

Changes

Upgrade to  version 11.2.0.4

Cause

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