Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall Concepts Guide introduces the concepts and terminology used in Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall (also referred to as Oracle AVDF). This document provides an overview of the main features used by Database Auditors, Database Administrators, and developers.


This document is an overview of the product capabilities and is intended for security managers, audit managers, and database administrators (DBAs) who are involved in the selection of database activity monitoring solutions and deployment of Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall.


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This topic contains translation (or localization) information for Oracle AVDF User Interface and Documentation.

The Web based User Interface or the Audit Vault Server console is translated and made available in the following languages. This includes the User Interface, error messages, and help text.

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese - Brazil
  • Chinese - Traditional
  • Chinese - Simplified

Oracle AVDF Documentation is available in the following languages:

  • English
  • Japanese