How to disable long-lived HTTP cookie


Does anyone know how to disable long-lived HTTP cookie

Our internal security policy banned the use of cookies for authentification.

When the file $catalina_home/atlassian-jira/WEB-INF/classes/ was still in use, set


desactivated long-lived HTTP cookie and hid checkbox

I could set


but checkbox will still display. And it's a little bit ugly :(



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Hi Fabrice,

JIRA's cookies are configured in the seraph-config.xml file, so you need to edit the life of the cookies there:

can also disable cookies by editing the file found at <JIRA_INSTALL_DIR>/atlassian-jira/includes/loginform.jsp for a more permanent solution, as described in this knowledge base article:

that helps,

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