This section discusses the main changes that you need to be aware of to migrate Beats to version 7.4. See the release notes for a complete list of breaking changes, including changes to beta or experimental functionality.
Golang version updateedit
The Beats platform has been updated to use Golang 1.12.9.
system module changesedit
socket dataset in the
system module now uses Kprobes for finer-grained
monitoring and UDP support. For more information, see
System socket dataset.
Filebeat field name changesedit
Some field names exported by the
asa fileset in the
cisco module have
|Old field||New field|