Attachment Checker for Jira


The Attachment Checker for Jira plugin allows admins to secure their Jira instances by

  • Whitelisting / Blacklisting of certain file attachments types (JRA-13684)
  • Limiting the number of attachments per issues
  • Restricting attachments with duplicate filenames (JRA-2169)
  • Virus scanning of uploaded attachments (JRA-8626)
  • Notify user when there is modification to attachments
  • Restrict certain user groups from downloading attachments (JRASERVER-40061)
  • Access logging for downloading of attachments 

  Each feature can be configured to turn on/off with your customised messages.

  • ensure conformance of authorised file formats
  • prevent multiple copies of the same file from being uploaded
  • avoid confusion caused by attachments with the same filename
  • detection of infected files
  • avoid circulation of virus infected files via Jira
  • conserve disk space and bandwidth by blocking certain file types 

Key Features

The checks are performed when

  • File attached during create/edit issue 
  • File attached
  • File dragged and dropped into the issue (with the Jira Drag and Drop Attachment Plugin)
  • It supports Jira Service Desk Customer Portal too
    • When a request is being created
    • When an attachment is added in a comment

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