Step 1: Install Packetbeatedit

Before you begin: If you haven’t installed the Elastic Stack, do that now. See Getting started with the Elastic Stack.

To download and install Packetbeat, use the commands that work with your system.

deb:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

rpm:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

docker:

See Running on Docker for deploying Docker containers.

mac:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

brew:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

linux:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

win:

Version 8.0.0 of Packetbeat has not yet been released.

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