Restricting User Access by Column in a Table or View - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine Security Administration

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Published
July 2021
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2022-02-15
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Product Category
Software
Teradata Vantage

Restricting user access by column is more precise than assigning user privileges on views, and it avoids the unnecessary proliferation of views.

You can define column level access restrictions by specifying a comma-separated list of columns after INSERT, REFERENCES, SELECT, or UPDATE when assigning privileges on a view or table:
  • In a GRANT statement, to allow only the specified privilege on a limited number of columns in a table or view.
  • In a REVOKE statement, to limit broader privileges previously granted on a table or view.

For further information, see Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Control Language, B035-1149.