Are mail server encrypted in database?

We use Jira v4.4.1. We have some Jira projects that monitor an email mailbox using POP. When you setup the username/password in Jira, is the password encrypted when saved to the database? Is that documented anywhere?

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Yes, passwords are encrypted and the methodology does change over time.

https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/70256/how-jira-4-4-encrypt-users-password

Thanks for the quick response. Is there anything in the documentation (User, admin, etc) that says passwords are encrypted?

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