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Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

6.6 Reviewing Accounts and Passwordsaccounts. Before using these accounts, you must unlock them and reset their passwords. Table 6-1 … describes these accounts and lists their user names and default passwords. See Also: \"Unlocking and … Resetting User Passwords\" Note: Use the Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Control to view the

Database Administrator's Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Creating and Configuring an Oracle Database

Protecting Your Database: Specifying Passwords for Users SYS and SYSTEMThe clauses of the CREATE DATABASE statement used for specifying the passwords for users SYS and … clauses, then these users are assigned the default passwords change_on_install and manager, respectively … . A record is written to the alert log indicating that the default passwords were used. To protect … your database, you must

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

6.7 Unlocking and Resetting User PasswordsPasswords for all Oracle system administration accounts except SYS, SYSTEM, SYSMAN, and DBSMP are … Accounts and Reset Passwords Using SQL*Plus to Unlock Accounts and Reset Passwords Note: If you are

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Configuring Authentication

Minimum Requirements for PasswordsPasswords must not exceed 30 characters or 30 bytes. For greater security, however, follow the … additional guidelines described in \"Guidelines for Securing Passwords\". To create passwords for users … BY clause also enable you to create passwords. Example 3-1 shows several SQL statements that create … passwords

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Keeping Your Oracle Database Secure

Guidelines for Securing Passwordscharacters, when it expires, and so on. You can strengthen passwords by using password policies. See … also \"Configuring Password Protection\" for additional ways to protect passwords. Follow these … guidelines to further strengthen passwords: Choose passwords carefully. \"Minimum Requirements for … Passwords\"

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Securing Passwords in Application Design: General Guidelines for Securing Passwords in Applications Securing Passwords Using an External Password … Store Securing Passwords Using the orapwd Utility Example of Reading Passwords in Java See Also … : \"Minimum Requirements for Passwords\" Chapter 10, \"Keeping Your Oracle Database Secure\" for

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Oracle Database Users

Changing Non-SYS User PasswordsMost users can change their own passwords with the PASSWORD statement, as follows: PASSWORD andy … his or her own password. Encourage users to change their passwords frequently. \"Guidelines for … Securing Passwords\" provides advice on the best ways to secure passwords. You can find existing users … SQL statement

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

6.7.1 Using Database Control to Unlock Accounts and Reset PasswordsTo unlock and reset user account passwords using Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Control: Log in

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

6.7.2 Using SQL*Plus to Unlock Accounts and Reset PasswordsTo unlock and reset user account passwords using SQL*Plus: Start SQL*Plus and log in as the SYS … Security Guide to learn how to add new users and change passwords Oracle Database SQL Language

Database Upgrade Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Post-Upgrade Tasks for Oracle Database

Change Passwords for Oracle Supplied Accountspasswords, thus requiring new passwords to be specified when the accounts are unlocked. Note: If … the default Oracle Database 11 g security settings are in place, then passwords must be at least eight … characters, and passwords such as welcome and oracle are not allowed. See Oracle Database Security … passwords,

Database Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Installation Guide

6.7 Reviewing User Accounts and Passwords… Before using these other accounts, you must unlock them and reset their passwords. This section covers … the following topics: Reviewing Administrative Accounts Unlocking and Resetting User Passwords See … Also: \"Unlocking and Resetting User Passwords\" for information about using Oracle Enterprise

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Securing Passwords Using the orapwd UtilityYou can create a password file for users who need to connect to an application using the SYSDBA or SYSOPER privileges over a network. To create the password file, use the ORAPWD utility. See Oracle Database Administrator's Guide for more information about creating and maintaining a password file.

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Example of Reading Passwords in JavaExample 5-1 demonstrates how to create a Java package that can be used to read passwords. Example 5 … -1 Java Code for Reading Passwords // Change the following line to a name for your version of this

Database Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Installation Guide

6.7.2 Unlocking and Resetting User PasswordsPasswords for all Oracle system administration accounts except SYS, SYSTEM, SYSMAN, and DBSNMP are … specifying passwords: Passwords must be between 8 and 30 characters long. Passwords must not start … : ! @ % ^ & * ( ) + = \\ | ` ~ [ { ] }.: ' \", ? Passwords must not be the same as the user name. Passwords

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Securing Passwords Using an External Password StoreYou can store password credentials for connecting to a database by using a client-side Oracle wallet. An Oracle wallet is a secure software container that stores the authentication and signing credentials needed for a user to log in. See \"Managing the Secure External Password Store for Password Credentials\" for more information about the secure external password store. See also Oracle Database Advanced

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Managing Security for Application Developers

General Guidelines for Securing Passwords in ApplicationsApplications to Handle Password Input Configuring Password Formats and Behavior Handling Passwords in … for viewing by all operating system users on the same host computer. As a result, passwords entered … interactively prompt for passwords. For command-line utilities, do not force users to expose passwords at a

Database Security Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Configuring Authentication

Authenticating Database Administrators by Using Their PasswordsSHARED from NONE, then ensure that the password file is in sync with the dictionary passwords. See … password is vulnerable if it can be found in a dictionary. Passwords that are too short, chosen perhaps

Pro*COBOL Programmer's Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Database Concepts

Changing Passwords at RuntimePro*COBOL provides client applications with a convenient way to change a user password at runtime through the optional ALTER AUTHORIZATION clause. The syntax for the ALTER AUTHORIZATION clause is shown here: EXEC SQL CONNECT.. ALTER AUTHORIZATION:NEWPSWD END-EXEC. Using this clause indicates that you want to change the account password to the value indicated by NEWPSWD. After the change is made, an

Pro*C/C++ Programmer's Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

New Features

Changing Passwords at Runtimethrough a simple extension to the EXEC SQL CONNECT statement. See \"Using the ALTER AUTHORIZATION Clause to Change Passwords\".

Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows x64 (64-Bit), 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Installing Oracle Database 11g with Oracle Real Application Clusters

2.8 Creating Database PasswordsApply the following guidelines when specifying passwords: Passwords should be between 8 and 30 … characters long. Passwords must be from the ASCII character set. Passwords must not start with a numeral … . Passwords should not be the same as the user name. Passwords must not be Oracle