Virtual Catalog in Oracle 22.214.171.124 and the Recovery_catalog_user Role
Last updated on JULY 15, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
As per Oracle 184.108.40.206 documentation Creating and Managing Virtual Private Catalogs with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 (220.127.116.11):
It is required to grant RECOVERY_CATALOG_OWNER to a virtual private catalog (VPC) user. This increases vulnerability, as the VPC user will have full access to base recovery catalog. In Oracle 18.104.22.168, a new role has been introduced, RECOVERY_CATALOG_USER, which should to be granted to VPC user. Through this role, the VPC user can perform basic operations like register, unregister resync catalog etc.
In version 22.214.171.124, RECOVERY_CATALOG_USER role is not their
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