The first question that should be answered when setting the security strategy in SonarQube is: Can anonymous users browse the SonarQube instance or must authentication must be required? To force user authentication, log in as a System administrator and go to Settings > General Settings > Security and set the
sonar.forceAuthentication property to
true. To allow users to sign up onlinefor a SonarQube, set the
sonar.allowUsersToSignUp property to
A user is a set of basic information: login, password, name and email.
To create a new user, go to Setting > Users > Add new user:
Changing my Password
Log Any user can change his own password. To do so, log in and go to My_Name > My Profile:
When the LDAP plugin is installed and activated, it is no longer possible for users to change their password. Then, only system administrators can do so through Settings > Users.
When installing SonarQube, a default user with administration privileges is created automatically: