Tag Archive: security



Elasticsearch shield: First steps using java

Elasticsearch does not come with security out of the box. Just a few days a go they launched the product called Shield. This is the way to enable security within your elasticsearch cluster. Shield is launched as a commercial product that you get for free when buying a support contract with them. In this blog post I am sharing the first steps I took with Shield. I’ll give pointers to the available documentation where possible.

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