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Elasticsearch for Apache Hadoop ("ES-Hadoop") is capable of using HTTP basic and
PKI authentication and/or TLS/SSL when accessing an Elasticsearch cluster. For
full details please refer to the ES-Hadoop documentation, in particular the
For authentication purposes, select the user for your ES-Hadoop client (for
maintenance purposes it is best to create a dedicated user). Then, assign that
user to a role with the privileges required by your Hadoop/Spark/Storm job.
Configure ES-Hadoop to use the user name and password through the
If PKI authentication is enabled, setup the appropriate
(and their respective
.pass properties to specify the password).
For secured transport, enable SSL/TLS through the
es.net.ssl property by
setting it to
true. Depending on your SSL configuration (keystore, truststore, etc…)
you might need to set other parameters as well - please refer to the