Advanced Techniques for Securing Elasticsearch


Course Summary

Harden your Elastic Stack security by integrating with an existing authentication system, fine-tuning user access, and maintaining an audit log. In this course, you will learn how to connect Elasticsearch with your external user authentication system and how to define more granular authorizations for your users. You will also learn how to keep track of the different events happening within your cluster. At the end of this course, you will be able to fully integrate your Elasticsearch cluster within your organization and be able to monitor the different requests that are coming to your cluster.

Topics Covered

  • Advanced authentication
  • Advanced authorization
  • Audit logging

Course Details

This course is a module of the Elastic Stack Management specialization. Find out how our focused Training Specializations can help you with your use case.


Software Engineers, System Administrators, DevOps


2-3 hours


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