Auditbeat Configuration


This is a example configuration for the Auditbeat. You can use it as a starting point to further define which data you want to gather.

Please be aware of the fact that more data needs more storage space and that you might need to order additional space or bigger instances.


- module: file_integrity
  enabled: true
    - C:/Windows
    - C:/Windows/system32
    - C:/Program Files
    - C:/Program Files (x86)
    - C:/ProgramData
      scan_at_startup: true

hosts: ["Insights URL"]
protocol: "HTTP"
username: "Authentication Name"
password: "Authentication PW"
index: "auditbeat"
xpack.enabled: false
bulk_max_size: 800
worker: 2
compression_level: 9

setup.ilm.enabled: false
setup.ilm.check_exists: false
setup.dashboards.enabled: false
setup.template.enabled: false
setup.template.overwrite: false

- add_host_metadata: ~
- add_cloud_metadata: ~
- add_docker_metadata: ~
- add_kubernetes_metadata: ~