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10g & Up: How To Disable Local OS Authentication For Lsnrctl Utility (Doc ID 332785.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version: and later   [Release: 10.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 5-FEB-2010.


The listener is password protected but an Oracle user or installation owner can still administer the listener without having to enter the password.  This is possible because 10g and newer listeners use OS authentication by default.  How To Disable Local OS Authentication For Lsnrctl Utility?


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