Hide Active Directory Groups in Jira

We currently have our Jira instance connected to Active Directory. When a user views another user in Jira they can see every Active Directory group that user is a party of. We need to hide a certain groups so that when viewing a user that group is does not show up.

Is this possible?

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To hide specific groups, patterns of groups etc, you should use the ldap filter attribute groupFilter. See this.

We did this for confluence aswell. Setting a groupFilter that would never be true effectively hid Active Directory groups.

Can you use a more restrictive BaseDN? If you're syncronizing the directory, that's about the best you can do. If you use a separate Crowd that you then connect to Jira, you have a lot more flexibility over what groups show up in Jira.

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