Database Vault Account Manager (DV_ACCTMGR role) fails to ALTER USER with ORA-1031: insufficient privileges

(Doc ID 1935515.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2018

Applies to:

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


An ALTER USER statement issued by a user with the DV_ACCTMGR role (the Database Vault Account Manager role) fails with ORA-01031: insufficient privileges.

Why might this be the case?


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