Step 1: Install Auditbeatedit

You should install Auditbeat on all the servers you want to monitor.

To download and install Auditbeat, use the commands that work with your system (deb for Debian/Ubuntu, rpm for Redhat/Centos/Fedora, mac for OS X, and win for Windows).

Note

If you use Apt or Yum, you can install Auditbeat from our repositories to update to the newest version more easily.

See our download page for other installation options, such as 32-bit images.

deb:

Version 7.0.0-alpha1 of Auditbeat has not yet been released.

rpm:

Version 7.0.0-alpha1 of Auditbeat has not yet been released.

mac:

Version 7.0.0-alpha1 of Auditbeat has not yet been released.

win:

Version 7.0.0-alpha1 of Auditbeat has not yet been released.

Before starting Auditbeat, you should look at the configuration options in the configuration file, for example C:\Program Files\Auditbeat\auditbeat.yml. For more information about these options, see Configuring Auditbeat.