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TheHive can connect to a SMTP server to send email notifications, and allow users to define or change their password when forgotten.

Configure SMTP#

On the Platform Management page, select the SMTP tab.

Configure Server Settings#


  1. Server name or IP address
  2. Port
  3. The email address you want to use as the Sender in Send emails from

Configure Security and Authentication settings#

Define additional security parameters, if required:

  1. Select the right protocol from the list in Connection security
  2. Enter the Username amd Password if required

Confirm changes#

Create user account and send a notification#

I forgot my password#

Learn how to request a magic link with the I forgot my password button.