Table of Contents


  1. About the Security Guide
  2. Introduction to Informatica Security
  3. User Authentication
  4. LDAP Authentication
  5. Kerberos Authentication
  6. SAML Authentication for Informatica Web Applications
  7. Domain Security
  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

Using the Security Navigator

Using the Security Navigator

The Navigator appears in the contents panel of the Security tab. When you select an object in the Navigator, the contents panel displays information about the object.
The Navigator on the Security tab displays one of the following sections based on what you are viewing:
  • Groups section. Select a group to view the properties of the group, the users assigned to the group, and the roles and privileges assigned to the group.
  • Users section. Select a user to view the properties of the user, the groups the user belongs to, and the roles and privileges assigned to the user.
  • Roles section. Select a role to view the properties of the role, the users and groups that have the role assigned to them, and the privileges assigned to the role.
  • Operating Profiles section. Select an operating profile to view the properties of the operating system profile, and the permissions assigned to users and groups that use the operating system profile.
  • LDAP Configuration section. Select a configuration to view the LDAP server connection details, the LDAP security domain that contains users and groups imported from the LDAP directory service, and the LDAP synchronization schedule.
The Navigator provides different ways to complete a task. You can use any of the following methods to manage groups, users, and roles:
  • Click the
    menu. Each section of the Navigator includes an Actions menu to manage groups, users, roles, operating system profiles, or LDAP configurations.
  • Right-click an object. Right-click an object in the Navigator to display the options available in the Actions menu.
  • Use keyboard shortcuts. Use keyboard shortcuts to move to different sections of the Navigator.

Updated June 26, 2020