Lessons learned: Configuring JWT authentication in OpenSearch (v2.0.0)

Opensearch has support for using JWT authentication: https://opensearch.org/docs/latest/security-plugin/configuration/configuration/#json-web-token This is a really nifty feature when integrating with 3rd party solutions to provide SSO. For various reasons, my main focus was on getting JWT URL parameters to work, i.e. being able to pass the JWT to opensearch and dashboards via the URL. Here are some important … Continue reading Lessons learned: Configuring JWT authentication in OpenSearch (v2.0.0)

Grafana Loki coming from Elasticsearch : Extracting Visuals

Grafana Loki (https://grafana.com/oss/loki/) looks like a viable alternative to Elasticsearch and has an excellent pedigree, but how does it stack up with Elasticsearch, especially when using it in a SOC perspective? Getting Setup This was a breeze compared to Elasticsearch (which itself is also really simple to setup). The test stack consisted of Promtail to … Continue reading Grafana Loki coming from Elasticsearch : Extracting Visuals