Receiving ORA-46377 when auditing INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES (Doc ID 2048706.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Unable to AUDIT or NOAUDIT INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES in 12.1.0.2

SQL> audit INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES by USER1 by access;
audit INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES by USER1 by access
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-46377: Auditing cannot be configured on the specified system privilege.


SQL> noaudit INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES by USER2 by access;
noaudit INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES by USER2 by access
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-46377: Auditing cannot be configured on the specified system privilege.

 

Changes

Trying to audit INHERIT ANY PRIVILEGES in 12c database.

Cause

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