Thousands Of .aud Files Being Generated Each Day on RAC databases (or any database managed by Grid Infrastructure/CRS) by crsd agents (Doc ID 2199287.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Thousands of .aud files being generated each day.

The content of one audit file (other files have similar output):


Oracle process number: 106
Unix process pid: 64629, image: oracle@node1 (TNS V1-V3)
.
Thu May 5 15:20:02 2016 -04:00
LENGTH : '153'
ACTION :[7] 'CONNECT'
DATABASE USER:[1] '/'
PRIVILEGE :[6] 'SYSDBA'
CLIENT USER:[6] 'oracle'
CLIENT TERMINAL:[0] ''
STATUS:[1] '0'
DBID:[9] '847646915'

Cause

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