Integrating Nightfall for GitHub, with Jira, will allow you to automatically push Violations into Jira by creating tickets for triage and remediation management. Metadata from the Violation will be added to a new ticket in the Jira project, as an issue type that you specify when setting up the integration. Here are the steps involved:
1) Install Jira from Nightfall Console by navigating to Settings -> Alert Platforms
2) Allow for ‘Nightfall for Jira’ to have access to the Atlassian Account - do this when logged in as your Jira service account.
3) In the console, click Github -> Violations in the left sidebar, click on any given Violation to send to Jira as an initial test, and select the option to ‘send Secret to Jira’:
4) Please specify the Jira Project Key and the Issue Type that is desired in Jira: