Get all Kibana roles APIedit

Retrieve all Kibana roles.

The underlying mechanism of enforcing role-based access control is stable, but the APIs for managing the roles are experimental.

Prerequisiteedit

To use the get role API, you must have the manage_security cluster privilege.

Requestedit

GET /api/security/role

Response codeedit

200
Indicates a successful call.

Exampleedit

The API returns the following:

[
  {
    "name": "my_kibana_role",
    "metadata" : {
      "version" : 1
    },
    "transient_metadata": {
      "enabled": true
    },
    "elasticsearch": {
      "indices": [ ],
      "cluster": [ ],
      "run_as": [ ]
    },
    "kibana": [{
      "base": [
        "all"
      ],
      "feature": {},
      "spaces": [
        "*"
      ]
    }]
  },
  {
    "name": "my_admin_role",
    "metadata" : {
      "version" : 1
    },
    "transient_metadata": {
      "enabled": true
    },
    "elasticsearch": {
      "cluster" : [ "all" ],
      "indices" : [ {
        "names" : [ "index1", "index2" ],
        "privileges" : [ "all" ],
        "field_security" : {
          "grant" : [ "title", "body" ]
        },
        "query" : "{\"match\": {\"title\": \"foo\"}}"
      } ],
    },
    "kibana": [ ]
  }
]