How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to read authentication

How To Solve Issues Related to Log – Failed to read authentication

Updated: Jan-20

Elasticsearch Version: 1.7-8.0

Background

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To troubleshoot log “Failed to read authentication” it’s important to understand a few problems related to Elasticsearch concepts plugin. See bellow important tips and explanations on these concepts

Log Context

Log”Failed to read authentication” classname is SecurityContext.java
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

     /** Returns the authentication information; or null if the current request has no authentication info. */
    public Authentication getAuthentication() {
        try {
            return Authentication.readFromContext(threadContext);
        } catch (IOException e) {
            logger.error("failed to read authentication"; e);
            throw new UncheckedIOException(e);
        }
    }

    /**




Related issues to this log

We have gathered selected Q&A from the community and issues from Github, that can help fix related issues please review the following for further information :

1 En Failed To Read Artifact Descript  

Failed To Authenticate User After I  

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