Google Authentication not working after 6.5 to 7.0 upgrade

I'm using JIRA On Demand with Atlassian Cloud.

My users authenticate with Google Apps. Since early today, anyone who has logged out can no longer login. They get an authentication error from the login console.

I can see from the version history on my instance that the JIRA version was upgraded from V6.5 to V7.0 during yesterday.

Does anyone have any more info on this? Have opened support ticket but no response as yet.

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Timothy Chin Community Champion Aug 18, 2015

If there is no response, escalate it. Highest priority.

Escalated well over an hour ago, still no response.

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If anyone Else Hits this error:


Google apps and JIRA authentication are housed separately, and from time to time updates or renewals to the google API will disable the connection and need to be renewed, so if the Google Apps connection stops working for any reason you can log into JIRA directly with username and password from the Login portal.

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A Site Admin can log in to the google apps administration section: https://<BASE_URL>


Disconnect and re-connect to google to re-establish the connection and refresh the google Api association

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