AuthenticationFailedException after Adding an Email Handler
The following error appears in the logs after configuring a create issue email handler:
javax.mail.AuthenticationFailedException: Logon failure: the specified account password has expired
The mail account you've configured isn't able to login to the mail server.
Review the atlassian-jira log to see the authentication failure reason:
- The password may have expired.
- The password may be incorrect.
- The username may be invalid.
- The connection to the mail server may be severed.