Installing the Sentinel JIRA® Plugin

Downloading the Plugin

The plugin is available from:

Download from the Customer Portal

To download the plugin from the WhiteHat Customer Support Portal perform the following steps:

  1. Follow this link to the WhiteHat Customer Portal.

  2. Log in to your WhiteHat Customer Support Portal account.

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  3. Type ‘Jira Plugin’ into the search field provided.

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  4. Click on the Sentinel to JIRA Plugin Version 5.0.1 in the search results.

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  5. Click the Download link to begin the download of the JIRA® plugin.

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  6. If your browser asks if you want to allow downloads from this website, click Allow. The downloaded-content folder will automatically be downloaded to your downloads or your designated location. This folder contains the .jar plugin file along with the installation and usage .pdf file.

  7. The WHS JIRA Plugin v5.0.1.jar file will be located in your downloads folder, as shown below.

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Now that the plugin is downloaded, you will need to install it (Installation Process) and then configure it (Sentinel to JIRA® Configuration).

Installation Process

To install the WhiteHat Sentinel Plugin for JIRA® perform the following steps:

  1. From the JIRA® System Dashboard click on the gear icon.

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  2. Click on Manage apps.

  3. Log into an Admin account to manage the apps installed on JIRA®.

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  4. Click on Manage apps.

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  5. Click Upload app.

  6. Click on the Choose File option.

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  7. Select the WHS JIRA Plugin v5.0.1.jar file.

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  8. Click Choose for Upload.

  9. Click on Upload.

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  10. Click Close.

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  11. If necessary, refresh the Manage apps page to display the plugin.

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  12. Once this process is complete, new configuration options are added to the Manage apps page, as displayed below.

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Once the add-on is installed, you will need to configure it. Please see (Sentinel to JIRA® Configuration) for more information.