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Setting Secure Password Role In A Proxy Session Fails After Upgrade To Oracle 18.5 (Doc ID 2553171.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 18.5.0.0.0 to 19.1.0.0.0 [Release 18 to 19]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Setting secure password role in a proxy session fails after upgrade to oracle 18.5

This example fails in Oracle 18.5 but works in Oracle 12.1.0.2

SQL> connect proxy_account[client_account]/proxy_password
Connected.
SQL> set role secure_role identified by secure_password;
set role secure_role identified by secure_password
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01924: role 'SECURE_ROLE' not granted or does not exist

The role does exist and is granted.
It can be set using the password, in a non-proxy session but doesn't work in a proxy session.

Cause

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