How users' password are saved in Confluence

We would like to know how users' login credentials are saved in Confluence and make sure that the user password is not stored in plaintext in Confluence server or config files. Thanks.

1 answer

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

From Restoring Passwords To Recover Admin User Rights:

Confluence does not store passwords in plain text in the database, but uses hashes computed from the original password.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Monday in Confluence

Why start from scratch? Introducing four new templates for Confluence Cloud

Hi my Community friends!  For those who don't know me, I'm a product marketer on the Confluence Cloud team - nice to meet you! For those of you who do, you know that I've been all up in your Co...

445 views 5 6
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you