Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Identity and Access Management (IAM) uses policies to grant permissions to groups on resources in compartments in a tenancy. Only a tenancy administrator can create policies. Policies can be created only in IAM.
A policy is a document that consists of one or more statements. A policy statement follows this basic syntax:
Allow group <group_name> to <verb><resource-type> in compartment <compartment_name>
Policy language uses simple verbs like
Data-Safe-Adminsgroup) needs to enable and administer Oracle Data Safe, that group requires a policy with statements similar to the following:
Allow group Data-Safe-Admins to manage data-safe in tenancy Allow group Data-Safe-Admins to inspect groups in tenancy
See Required Permission for Enabling Oracle Data Safe for different examples. The
inspectpermission on groups in the tenancy allows the user group to configure authorization policies in the Oracle Data Safe Console.
The following Oracle Cloud Infrastructure documentation discusses how to create policies in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Identity and Access Management (IAM):