How can we auto login users already authenticated in LDAP?

Hi all. We're trying to avoid users requirng to enter their password every time they open Jira (and Confluence). Our users are authenticated using LDAP and can login to Jira using their AD accounts. I've seen several posts where people mention they have auto login working but for the life of me I can't find a way to do it. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

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Bruno Vincent Community Champion Jul 20, 2017

Hello Nathan,

You will need a Kerberos add-on for this. There are many of these on Atlassian Marketplace: https://marketplace.atlassian.com/search?query=kerberos

Disclaimer: I work for the vendor of one of those Kerberos add-ons, you might want to take a look at our IWAAC Kerberos SSO plugin at https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.cleito.iwaac/server/overview

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