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Database Installation Guide for Linux, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

9.6 Reviewing Accounts and Passwords… Before using these accounts, you must unlock them and reset their passwords. Table 9-1 describes … these accounts and lists their user names. See Also: \"Unlocking and Resetting User Passwords\" Note

Database Administrator's Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Database Administration

1.7.4 Keeping Administrator Passwords Synchronized with the Data Dictionarythe passwords in the data dictionary and password file for the SYS user are the same. To synchronize … the passwords for non- SYS users who log in using the SYSDBA, SYSOPER, SYSBACKUP, SYSDG, or SYSKM

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

9.7 Unlocking and Resetting User PasswordsPasswords for all Oracle system administration accounts except SYS, SYSTEM, and DBSMP are revoked … Express to Unlock Accounts and Reset Passwords Using SQL*Plus to Unlock Accounts and Reset Passwords

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Oracle Database Users

Assignment of User Passwords: DROP USER \"jward\"; Assignment of User Passwords The IDENTIFIED BY clause of the CREATE USER … ; See Also: Minimum Requirements for Passwords for the minimum requirements for creating passwords … Guidelines for Securing Passwords for additional ways to secure passwords Configuring Authentication

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Configuring Authentication

Minimum Requirements for PasswordsOracle provides a set of minimum requirements for passwords. Passwords can be at most 30 bytes long … . There are a variety of ways that you can secure passwords, ranging from requiring passwords to be … password complexity policy requirements that apply at your site. See the additional guidelines described in Guidelines

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Keeping Your Oracle Database Secure

Guidelines for Securing PasswordsOracle provides guidelines for securing passwords. When you create a user account, Oracle Database … 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

Database Administrator's Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Creating and Configuring an Oracle Database

2.5.2 Protecting Your Database: Specifying Passwords for Users SYS and SYSTEMTo protect your database, specify passwords for users SYS and SYSTEM. In the CREATE DATABASE … DATABASE statement used for specifying the passwords for users SYS and SYSTEM are: USER SYS … assigned the default passwords change_on_install and manager, respectively. A record is written to the … alert log indicating that the default

Database Administrator's Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Database Administration

To protect your database, specify passwords for users SYS and SYSTEM.SYS and SYSTEM passwords and do not accept the default passwords \"change_on_install\" or \"manager … passwords for SYS and SYSTEM at database creation time, rather than using these default passwords. See … \" Protecting Your Database: Specifying Passwords for Users SYS and SYSTEM \" for more information

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Securing Passwords in Application DesignGuidelines for Securing Passwords in Applications Use of an External Password Store to Secure Passwords … Securing Passwords Using the ORAPWD Utility Example: Java Code for Reading Passwords See Also: Keeping

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Configuring Authentication

Managing the Complexity of PasswordsComplexity of Passwords Oracle Database provides a set of functions that you can use to manage the … complexity of passwords. Topics: About Password Complexity Verification How Oracle Database Checks the … Complexity of Passwords Who Can Use the Password Complexity Functions? verify_function_11G Function

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Oracle Database Users

Changing Non-SYS User PasswordsUsers can change their own passwords but to change other users' passwords, they must have the … correct privileges. Topics: About Changing Non-SYS User Passwords Using the PASSWORD Command or ALTER USER Statement to Change a Password

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

9.7.2 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, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Post-Upgrade Tasks for Oracle Database

4.11.1 Change Passwords for Oracle Supplied Accountspasswords, thus requiring new passwords to be specified when the accounts are unlocked. Note: If … the default Oracle Database 12 c 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 Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Example: Java Code for Reading PasswordsYou can create Java packages that can be used to read passwords. Example 8-1 demonstrates how to … create a Java package that can be used to read passwords. Example 8-1 Java Code for Reading Passwords

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Oracle Database Users

Oracle provides guidelines for securing passwords.About Changing Non-SYS User Passwords Users can use either the PASSWORD command or ALTER USER … their passwords frequently. Guidelines for Securing Passwords provides advice on the best ways to … secure passwords. You can find existing users for the current database instance by querying the … administrator has

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Application Developers

General Guidelines for Securing Passwords in ApplicationsGuidelines for securing passwords in applications cover platform-specific security threats … , password input, password formats and behavior, and ways to handle passwords in SQL*Plus and SQL scripts … Input Guidelines for Configuring Password Formats and Behavior Guidelines for Handling Passwords in SQL Scripts

Database Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Getting Started with Oracle Database

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

Database Upgrade Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Post-Upgrade Tasks for Oracle Database

4.6.4 Reset Passwords to Enforce Case-SensitivityYou can enforce case sensitivity for passwords. For example, the password hPP5620qr fails if it is … entered as hpp5620QR or hPp5620Qr. If you must reset the passwords of existing users during the … management requirements. To take advantage of enforced case-sensitive passwords for releases earlier than … 11.1.0.7, you must reset

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Configuring Privilege and Role Authorization

Oracle provides guidelines for securing passwords.Guideline 1 in \" Guidelines for Securing Passwords \" for password guidelines. You can use the

Database Security Guide, 12c Release 1 (12.1)

Managing Security for Application Developers

Securing Passwords Using the ORAPWD UtilitySYSDBA or SYSOPER users can use password files to connect to an application over a network. To create the password file, use the ORAPWD utility. See Also: Oracle Database Administrator's Guide for more information about creating and maintaining a password file