As part of the Zanata 4.4 upgrade, we will cease support for OpenID login on
Our recent analysis has shown that some OpenID providers return HTTP-based OpenID
identities, even when the login is initiated via HTTPS. This introduces an element of risk
to OpenID authentication and also forces the use of looser firewall rules. For the
security of the service, we have decided to discontinue OpenID support. Local
username/password authentication is still supported.
Your username, profile and contributions will not be affected. To switch to local
authentication from your existing OpenID login, please use “Forgot your password?” on the
login screen to reset the password. A password reset mail will be sent to the email
address you registered.
The command line client and Zanata Jenkins plugin will continue to work without
Should you have any questions, please post to our mailing list: zanata-users(a)redhat.com.
Software Engineer, Globalization Group
Red Hat Asia-Pacific Pty Ltd
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