Setting up SSL for Elasticsearch

Hi everyone,

I am setting up an ELK environment using auditbeat. I want so send my logs to my Elasticsearch endpoint and currently it's over http. I want to transfer this to https. I tried generating a certificate with Nginx and the Nginx lets encrypt companion since I am using Nginx already for my Kibana endpoint. Now I created a certificate for and let it redirect to the Elasticsearch instance. so when I go to my browser and go to I get redirected to port 9200 of the elasticsearch instance, which is good. But when I configure my auditbeat output to it errors when connecting to backoff elasticsearch. Because it attempts to connect to

Has anyone got an idea how to implement SSL here? Can't seem to find how to solve this very annoying problem...

My whole elastic stack is running in docker-compose

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