Search Guard for Elasticsearch 5.3.2 and Elasticsearch 2.4.5 released

We have released Search Guard 5.3.2-12, compatible with Elasticsearch 5.3.2, alongside with Search Guard 2.4.5-12, compatible with Elasticsearch 2.4.5.

A new version of the Kibana plugin is also available:

The new releases are enjoyed best with this song :wink:

Jochen and the Search Guard team


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

It builds on Search Guard SSL and provides pluggable auth/auth modules in addition.