PeopleSoft Security Rel 8.48

Course Details
Tuition (USD):
$1,332.00 $1,265.40 • Self Paced
$1,140.75 • Self Paced

This course teaches you to design and implement PeopleTools security that is common to all PeopleSoft applications. Discuss the best practices of security organization and implementation. Explore the capabilities of application security by creating permission lists, roles, and user profiles. Use development security to control PeopleTools such as Application Designer, Process Scheduler, Query, and Data Mover.

Use data encryption technology to hide sensitive data at the database level. Learn to monitor tables using three types of auditing. Secure queries, batch processes, and reports. Learn to configure single sign-on among PeopleSoft applications and how you can configure PeopleSoft applications to use directory servers to authenticate PeopleSoft users.

Note: This course does not cover application-specific security such as HR, Financials, and EPM specific data permissions or row-level security

Learn to:
  • Create formulas
  • Display tabular and charted data
  • Link multiple reports as sub-reports
  • Use PeopleSoft Process Scheduler to run reports
  • Apply criteria within reports

Skills Gained

  • Administer portal and sign-on security
  • Describe security design and administration in PeopleSoft Internet Architecture
  • Implement application security
  • Implement security for batch processing and reporting
  • Administer security for a directory

Who Can Benefit

  • Technical Administrator
  • Technical Consultant


  • Understanding of basic navigation and PeopleSoft concepts
  • Experience with the Eight Steps of Application Development
  • Working knowledge of PeopleSoft Architecture
  • Understanding of your company's security requirements

Course Details

Describing Information Security

  • Discussing Information Security
  • Listing Security Levels

Working with Permission Lists

  • Describing Application Security
  • Creating Permission Lists
  • Copying Permission Lists
  • Deleting Permission Lists

Working with Roles

  • Creating Roles
  • Copying Roles
  • Deleting Roles

Working with User Profiles

  • Creating User Profiles
  • Copying User Profiles

Managing Advanced Application Security

  • Defining User Profile Types
  • Deleting User Profile Data
  • Configuring Distributed User Profile Assignment
  • Configuring Dynamic Role Assignment
  • Managing Security Definitions

Auditing Security Tables

  • Configuring Field Audits
  • Configuring Record Audits
  • Configuring Database Level Audits

Managing PeopleTools Security

  • Securing Client-Based PeopleTools
  • Managing Definition Security
  • Implementing Change Control

Encrypting Data

  • Describing Data Encryption
  • Describing Pluggable Cryptography
  • Viewing Algorithm Chains and Key-sets
  • Defining Encryption Profiles
  • Attaching Encryption PeopleCode

Securing Processes

  • Securing Process Definitions
  • Securing Process Groups
  • Configuring Process Profile Permissions
  • Using Report Manager

Administering Query Security

  • Creating Query Profiles
  • Creating Query Access Groups
  • Implementing Query Row-Level Security

Maintaining Portal Registry Security

  • Working with Portal Registry Security
  • Viewing Security Details

Administering Sign-on Security

  • Describing PeopleSoft Authorization IDs
  • Explaining the Sign-on Process
  • Configuring Password Controls
  • Setting Up Forgotten Password Options

Configuring Single Sign-on

  • Defining Nodes for Single Sign-on
  • Configuring Trusted Nodes

Configuring PeopleSoft Applications for Directory Authentication

  • Describing Directories
  • Explaining Directory Authentication
  • Configuring Directory Authentication
  • Assigning PeopleSoft Roles Using Directory Groups
Course Details
Tuition (USD):
$1,332.00 $1,265.40 • Self Paced
$1,140.75 • Self Paced