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. SAML Authentication 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

Types of Connection Permissions

Types of Connection Permissions

You can assign different permission types to users to perform the following actions:
Permission Types
View all connection metadata, except passwords, such as connection name, type, description, connection strings, and user names.
Edit all connection metadata, including passwords. Delete the connection. Users with Write permission inherit Read permission.
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.
Grant and revoke permissions on connections.

Updated October 10, 2019