Allow email sender without granting web access to any corresponding user.

I configured JIRA to receive email comments from GitHub by creating a GitHub user account whose email address is my JIRA instance's address, and creating a JIRA user account whose email address is so that JIRA will recognize the GitHub sender address.

I believe this has the unintended side effect of granting access to people who might read email sent to because they could request a password reset and gain access to the corresponding JIRA user account.

Instead, I'd like to make JIRA allow receiving email from without granting any corresponding user access to JIRA other than to send email to it.

Is that possible? If so, how?

Alternatively, is there another way I can make GitHub notifications appear as comments on corresponding JIRA issues?

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Pedro Cora Atlassian Team Sep 08, 2013

Hi Matt,

Currently it's not possible to send a notification of a private issue like you describe.

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