Kibana users typically need to view dashboards and visualizations that contain Heartbeat data. These users might also need to create and edit dashboards and visualizations.
To grant users the required privileges:
Create a reader role, called something like
heartbeat_reader, that has the following privilege:
Type Privilege Purpose
Read data indexed by Heartbeat
Allon Dashboards, Visualize, and Discover
Allow the user to view, edit, and create dashboards, as well as browse data.
Allon Kibana Uptime
Allow the use of Kibana Uptime
Assign the reader role, along with the following built-in roles, to users who need to read Heartbeat data:
Allow users to monitor the health of Heartbeat itself. Only assign this role to users who manage Heartbeat.
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