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  1. About the Security Guide
  2. Introduction to Informatica Security
  3. User Authentication
  4. LDAP Security Domains
  5. Kerberos Authentication Setup
  6. Domain Security
  7. Security Management in Informatica Administrator
  8. Users and Groups
  9. Privileges and Roles
  10. Permissions
  11. Audit Reports
  12. Command Line Privileges and Permissions
  13. Custom Roles

Types of Connection Permissions

Types of Connection Permissions

You can assign different permission types to users to perform the following actions:
Action
Permission Types
View all connection metadata, except passwords, such as connection name, type, description, connection strings, and user names.
Read
Edit all connection metadata, including passwords. Delete the connection. Users with Write permission inherit Read permission.
Write
Access the physical data in the underlying data source defined by the connection. Users can preview data, run a mapping, run a mapping in a workflow Mapping task, run a scorecard, or run a profile that uses the connection.
Access the physical data in the underlying data source defined by the connection. Users can preview data, run a mapping, run a mapping in a workflow Mapping task, or run a profile that uses the connection.
Execute
Grant and revoke permissions on connections.
Grant


Updated April 29, 2019