How To Configure SYSDBA Authentication Via SSL Or Kerberos

(Doc ID 2275596.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 11, 2018

Applies to:

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


A new Security feature in Oracle Database 12.2 allows one to grant SYSDBA administrative privilege to Kerberos or SSL authenticated users. This note provides the step-by-step instructions to accomplish this goal assuming that Kerberos or SSL authentication is already configured. 


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