Re: Some body know the impact in performance of unused database options installed

  • From: Juan Carlos Reyes Pacheco <jcdrpllist@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Iggy Fernandez <iggy_fernandez@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:55:56 -0400

If I remember SAP did that, created all by themselves.

2014-10-20 15:40 GMT-04:00 Iggy Fernandez <iggy_fernandez@xxxxxxxxxxx>:

> At the risk of being booed, I cannot help thinking that the database with
> the least overhead as well as the most secure is one that has no data
> dictionary or options whatsoever; that is, one created with CREATE DATABASE
> and nothing else. Yes, you will be able to create users, tables, indexes,
> etc but you will have no data dictionary whatsoever. No DBA_TABLES. No
> overhead and no "attack vectors" either. Am I completely crazy? Stark
> raving mad?
>
> Iggy
>
> P.S. With just a little extra, you will be able to create PL/SQL
> functions, procedures, and triggers.
>

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