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Can I retrieve Oracle username/password
Joined: Jun 30, 2008
Jul 20, 2008 23:24:00
Please help me to know if I can retrieve the oracle username and password through a
at first i need to check if the user exists in the oracle configuration file, then if it exists then get the password.
Atanu Das<br />India
Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Jul 20, 2008 23:41:00
I wouldn't think so, my hope is that while you may be able to find the users, the passwords would be secured.
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Jul 22, 2008 13:14:00
No , you cannot access the Oracle password, you can access the user id.
If accessing the password is important, you can design the application to have its own user - passwords within a schema .
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