Database Security

Advantage Concepts

Database security is essential for controlling access to the files in your database. If database security is not present, there is little or no control over whom can update data, delete files, and/or possibly corrupt data in the database. The Advantage Database Server provides two methods of database security for free connections:

The Advantage Database Server provides User Account database security for database connections. See the Flexible User Access Control section in Advantage Data Dictionary for more information.

Database security for Free Connections is specified via:

Linux users, see Linux Rights Checking.