IMPORTANT: No additional bug fixes or documentation updates will be released for this version. For the latest information, see the current release documentation.
Security plugins add a security layer to Elasticsearch.
The core security plugins are:
- [2.3.0] Deprecated in 2.3.0. The standalone Shield plugin will be replaced by the X-Pack in 5.0.0. Shield is the Elastic product that makes it easy for anyone to add enterprise-grade security to their ELK stack. Designed to address the growing security needs of thousands of enterprises using ELK today, Shield provides peace of mind when it comes to protecting your data.
The following plugins have been contributed by our community:
This community plugin appears to have been abandoned:
- Jetty HTTP transport plugin: Uses Jetty to provide SSL connections, basic authentication, and request logging (by Sonian Inc.)