SQL Server Analysis Services crashes when you have multiple roles and run a CREATE SESSION CUBE statement in SQL Server

Applies to: SQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 Enterprise


Consider the following scenario:

  • You use Microsoft SQL Server 2012, 2014, or 2016 Analysis Services.
  • You belong to two database roles that both have dimension data security permissions to a cube.
  • You execute a CREATE SESSION CUBE statement.

In this scenario, SQL Server Analysis Services may crash.


This problem was first fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


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