HOWTO patch kibana for security reason
Why do that¶
New CVE discover - Elastic security
- Access to administration device
- Synchronize your configuration (git pull)
What to do¶
Check the compatibility on preproduction environment¶
If you have a preproduction environment, follow the next steps. If not, PunchPlatform provides a small evaluation package to reproduce your production environment called standalone.
- get the standalone with the PunchPlatform production version. Check the documentation directly on the platform to get the version.
- install the standalone and inject logs following the getting started procedure
- stop kibana (punchplatform-kibana.sh --stop)
- remove the current version of kibana in external directory
- download the last version compatible version of kibana related to your platform.
- start kibana (punchplatform-kibana.sh --start)
- check the correct functioning.
Deploy the new kibana¶
Download the new kibana¶
Download the last compatible version of kibana and move it in the archives directory in the deployer.
Upgrade kibana in configuration¶
Update the punchplatform-deployment.settings before have synchronize the configuration with:
"kibana_version" : "kibana-4.6.5-linux-x86_64",
Deploy the new version¶
$ punchplatform-deployer.sh --deploy -Kk -t kibana