Kibana 6.2 fails to start, ValidationError, child xpack, child security fails because “http” is not allowed

(James Peppercorn ) #1

Have little to no Linux nor ELK knowledge and am moving into the position of owning ELK. The previous owner is helping me, and I'm trying to figure this out on my own. This one has me stumped?

I believe that I have setup xpack to use TLS in the elasticsearch & kibana YMLs, but obviously it's not working. Since I am so new to this, wondering if I'm just missing something here?

Kibana Log Error:

	"type": "error",
	"@timestamp": "2018-02-18T08:39:38-05:00",
	"tags": ["fatal"],
	"pid": 7566,
	"level": "fatal",
	"error": {
		"message": "child \"xpack\" fails because [child \"security\" fails because [\"http\" is not allowed]]",
		"name": "ValidationError",
		"stack": "ValidationError: child \"xpack\" fails because [child \"security\" fails because [\"http\" is not allowed]]\n at Object.exports.process (/usr/share/kibana/node_modules/joi/lib/errors.js:181:19)\n at _validateWithOptions (/usr/share/kibana/node_modules/joi/lib/any.js:651:31)\n at root.validate (/usr/share/kibana/node_modules/joi/lib/index.js:121:23)\n at Config._commit (/usr/share/kibana/src/server/config/config.js:119:35)\n at Config.set (/usr/share/kibana/src/server/config/config.js:89:10)\n at Config.extendSchema (/usr/share/kibana/src/server/config/config.js:62:10)\n at /usr/share/kibana/src/plugin_discovery/plugin_config/extend_config_service.js:22:12\n at next (native)\n at step (/usr/share/kibana/src/plugin_discovery/plugin_config/extend_config_service.js:45:191)\n at /usr/share/kibana/src/plugin_discovery/plugin_config/extend_config_service.js:45:361"
	"message": "child \"xpack\" fails because [child \"security\" fails because [\"http\" is not allowed]]"

RHEL 7, ELK 30 day trial, Kibana 6.2 with Xpack 6.2, ElasctSearch 6.2 with Xpack 6.2

The ElasticSearch nodes are up and green.

YML entries are "sanitized", but are in the order they appear in the "live" files.


server.port: 5601

elasticsearch.url: ""

elasticsearch.username: "kibana"
elasticsearch.password: "kibana"

elasticsearch.ssl.certificateAuthorities: /etc/kibana/elastic-stack-ca.p12
elasticsearch.ssl.enabled: true
elasticsearch.ssl.verificationMode: certificate
elasticsearch.ssl.certificate: elastic-stack-ca..p12
elasticsearch.ssl.key: elastic-stack-ca..p12 false "SomethingOver36Charachters0123456789012345" true /etc/kibana/elastic-stack-ca..p12 /etc/kibana/elastic-stack-ca..p12
xpack.ssl.verification_mode: certificate

elasticsearch.requestTimeout: 60000

elasticsearch.yml ${HOSTNAME}
node.master: true true
node.ingest: true uatelk ["", "", "", ""] elastic-stack-ca.p12 elastic-stack-ca.p12 true certificate false true elastic-stack-ca.p12 elastic-stack-ca.p12 

http.port: 9200

(Tim Vernum) #2

I don't believe these should be in your kibana configuration file. Where did they come from?

(James Peppercorn ) #3

Thank you. That was the last version I had tried. I'm going to uninstall kibana-xpack. Get kibana working, then install xpack, again. Making sure not to put in those entries.

(system) #4

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