Table of Contents


  1. About the Security Guide
  2. Introduction to Informatica Security
  3. User Authentication
  4. LDAP Security Domains
  5. Kerberos Authentication
  6. Domain Security
  7. Single Sign-on for Informatica Web Applications
  8. Security Management in Informatica Administrator
  9. Users and Groups
  10. Privileges and Roles
  11. Permissions
  12. Audit Reports
  13. Command Line Privileges and Permissions
  14. Custom Roles
  15. Default List of Cipher Suites

Creating Custom Roles

Creating Custom Roles

When you create a custom role, you assign privileges to the role for the domain or for an application service type. A role can include privileges for one or more services.
  1. In the Administrator tool, click the Security tab.
  2. On the Security Actions menu, click Create Role.
    The Create Role dialog box appears.
  3. Enter the following properties for the role:
    Name of the role. The role name is case insensitive and cannot exceed 128 characters. It cannot include a tab, newline character, or the following special characters: , + " \ < > ; / * % ?
    The name can include an ASCII space character except for the first and last character. All other space characters are not allowed.
    Description of the role. The description cannot exceed 765 characters or include a tab, newline character, or the following special characters: < > "
  4. Click the Privileges tab.
  5. Expand the domain or an application service type.
  6. Select the privileges to assign to the role for the domain or application service type.
  7. Click OK.

Updated October 10, 2019