Skip to main content

         This documentation site is for previous versions. Visit our new documentation site for current releases.      

Property security rules

Updated on June 30, 2021

Property security rules enable you to restrict operator access to properties by privilege. To view a report that references the secured property, operators must have at least one of the privileges specified on the property security rule.

The Report Browser prevents users who lack all of the listed privileges from viewing or editing reports that reference a property that is secured with a property security rule. This includes properties that are referenced through inheritance.

At run time, the system finds the relevant property security rules by doing the following steps:

  • Filter the candidate rules based on the requestor's ruleset list.
  • If no matching rule is found in the starting class, search for candidates in ancestor classes in the class hierarchy.

Circumstances and time-based qualifications are not available for property security rules.

Have a question? Get answers now.

Visit the Support Center to ask questions, engage in discussions, share ideas, and help others.

Did you find this content helpful?

Want to help us improve this content?

We'd prefer it if you saw us at our best. is not optimized for Internet Explorer. For the optimal experience, please use:

Close Deprecation Notice
Contact us