Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall 20

Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall provides a comprehensive Database Activity Monitoring (DAM) solution that combines database audit logs with SQL traffic capture. It monitors Oracle and non-Oracle database traffic to detect and block threats, improves compliance reporting by consolidating audit data from databases, operating systems, directories, and other sources.

Upgrade to Oracle AVDF 20 at the earliest as premier support for release 12.2 ended in March 2021 as specified in the Oracle Lifetime Support Policy Guide. Refer to Oracle AVDF 20 Upgrade Documentation for complete information.

Get Started

Getting started with Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall for Database auditing and Firewall monitoring.

Installing, Upgrading, and Deploying

Describes the steps to install or upgrade to Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall 20. This includes Audit Vault Agent, Database Firewall, and Audit Vault Server.

Audit Collection and Monitoring

Describes how to register a target for audit collection, setup an audit trail to collect audit records, and configure the Database Firewall to monitor SQL traffic to the target.

Policies, Alerts, and Reports

Describes how to create audit policies, create Firewall policies, configure audit data retention policies, setup alerts, view audit and alert reports.

Other tasks

Tasks pertaining to Hybrid Cloud, high availability, using Host Monitor, and integrating Microsoft Active Directory or OpenLDAP.