Email an administrator when a user changes their password

Can Jira send an email notification to an administrator or group when a user changes their password?

We would like to audit this for compliance purposes.

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Rachel Wright Community Champion Jun 09, 2017

Hi Joey,

I don't know of a built in way to do this, especially because sometimes a user's password isn't even stored in JIRA.  (It may be fetched from LDAP, Active Directory, or a third party authentication service like Google Apps or Atlassian's Crowd.)

But, there's an "updated_date" field in the cwd_user database table that you might be able to leverage.

Maybe someone else in the Community has other ideas to share?

Rachel Wright

In this case we are using Jira's cloud product; and we want to automate this.  I guess we can run an automated query?

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