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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

Manage Connections Privilege

Manage Connections Privilege

Users assigned the Manage Connections privilege can create, edit, and delete connections in the Administrator tool, Analyst tool, Developer tool, and infacmd command line program. Users can also copy connections in the Developer tool and can grant permissions on connections in the Administrator tool and infacmd command line program.
Users assigned the Manage Connections privilege can create, edit, and delete connections in the Administrator tool, Developer tool, and infacmd command line program. Users can also copy connections in the Developer tool and can grant permissions on connections in the Administrator tool and infacmd command line program.
Users assigned connection permissions but not the Manage Connections privilege can perform the following connection management actions:
  • View all connection metadata, except passwords. Requires read permission on connection.
  • Preview data or run a mapping, scorecard, or profile. Requires execute permission on connection.
  • Preview data or run a mapping or profile. Requires execute permission on connection.
The following table lists the required permissions and the actions that users can perform with the Manage Connections privilege:
Permission
Description
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User is able to create connections.
Write on connection
User is able to copy, edit, and delete connections.
Grant on connection
User is able to grant and revoke permissions on connections.


Updated April 29, 2019