What are the reasons that would make you think of creating a listener password to prevent unauthorized access to your listener?
Hi, 1st July 2001 14:57 hrs chennai
The reason is well defined in the both these links.
In 2 places mentioned clearly in the first link.
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Normally the password is used to start and stop the listener.It is just to see that only the passwords listed in the paramater PASSWORDS_listener_name can be used to perform certain DBA tasks against the listener.
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