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

Security Guide

Security Guide

Load Privilege Group

Load Privilege Group

The privileges in the Load privilege group determine the tasks that users can perform on the Load tab of the Metadata Manager application. A user with the privilege to perform a certain action also requires permissions to perform the action on a particular object. Configure permissions on the Security tab of the Metadata Manager application.
The following table lists the privileges and permissions required to manage an instance of a resource in the Metadata Manager warehouse:
Privilege Includes Privileges Permission Description
View Resource - Read User is able to perform the following actions:
  • View resources and resource properties in the Metadata Manager warehouse.
  • Export resource configurations.
  • Download the Metadata Manager Agent installer.
Load Resource View Resource Write User is able to perform the following actions:
  • Load metadata for a resource into the Metadata Manager warehouse.*
  • Create links between objects in connected resources for data lineage.
  • Configure search indexing for resources.
  • Import resource configurations.
Manage Schedules View Resource Write User is able to perform the following actions:
  • Create and edit schedules.
  • Add schedules to resources.
Purge Metadata View Resource Write User is able to remove metadata for a resource from the Metadata Manager warehouse.
Manage Resource
  • Purge Metadata
  • View Resource
Write User is able to create, edit, and delete resources.
* To load metadata for Business Glossary resources, the Load Resource, Manage Resource, and View Model privileges are required.


Updated October 10, 2019


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