Search Guard 5.5.1-14 released

We have released Search Guard 5.5.1-14 today, compatible with Elasticsearch 5.5.1.

You can install it like any other Elasticsearch plugin:

/bin/elasticsearch-plugin install -b com.floragunn:search-guard-5:5.5.1-14

Detailed installation instructions are provided in the official Search Guard documentation:

The corresponding Kibana Plugin for Kibana 5.5.1 can be found here:

Installation and configuration instructions for Kibana and Kibana multi-tenancy is provided in the official docs:

Thanks for your support and input!

Have fun,

Jochen and the Search Guard team


Search Guard (®) is an Elasticsearch plugin that offers encryption, authentication, and authorization.