Database table for JIRA password

Hello there,

Anyone knows in which table JIRA passwords for users are stored?

Please let me know. Appreciate your help.


Daisuke Niwa

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Mizan Community Champion Jun 10, 2012

The passwords are encrypted before they are stored , Try CWD_USER .

Have a look at this doc .

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Mizan is correct - you need the CWD_USER table. Reading the password is not going to get you very far as the table only has a hash (only fools store unencrypted/unhashed passwords), but you can reset them - see

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