Implementing Security in PeopleSoft
1. User Security:
A security definition refers to a collection of related security attributes that are created using People Tools Security. The three main PeopleSoft security definition object types are: The three main PeopleSoft security definition types are:
(a set of data describing a particular PeopleSoft user)
(intermediate objects that link User Profiles to Permission Lists)
(a set of pages and allowable actions on those pages) The hierarchy that needs to be followed to implement user security is :
Definition of permission lists ,followed by creation of roles and finally assigning these roles to User Profiles.
is a definition that represents one PeopleSoft user. Each user is unique; the user profile specifies a number of user attributes, including one or more assigned roles. Each role that's assigned to a given user profile adds its permission lists to the total that apply to that user.