Secure Elasticsearch with X-Pack Security
BigData Training Architect II in Content
From a security standpoint, Elasticsearch is a wide-open system by default. With an X-Pack license however, Elasticsearch can be locked up tight to protect your data with network encryption, user access control, and detailed audit logging. This learning activity gives you the opportunity to encrypt Elasticsearch's transport network, enable audit logging, and limit access by creating a user with a role that only allows for read access to an index.