Transport access granted t roles= action= request= – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Aug-23, Version: 6.8-6.8

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Briefly, this error occurs when there’s an issue with the role-based access control in Elasticsearch. It could be due to incorrect role assignments or insufficient permissions for a specific action. To resolve this, you can check the assigned roles and permissions for the user making the request. Ensure that the user has the necessary permissions to perform the action. If not, you may need to modify the role or assign a different role to the user. Also, check the Elasticsearch security settings and ensure they are correctly configured.

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” {}[transport] [access_granted]t{}; {}; roles=[{}]; action=[{}]; request=[{}]{} ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugin.

Log Context

Log “{}[transport] [access_granted]t{}; {}; roles=[{}]; action=[{}]; request=[{}]{}” classname is DeprecatedLoggingAuditTrail.java.
We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

                     logger.info("{}[transport] [access_granted]\t{}; {}; roles=[{}]; action=[{}]; indices=[{}]; request=[{}]{}";
                            localNodeInfo.prefix; originAttributes(threadContext; message; localNodeInfo); subject(authentication);
                            arrayToCommaDelimitedString(roleNames); action; arrayToCommaDelimitedString(indices.get());
                            message.getClass().getSimpleName(); opaqueId());
                } else {
                    logger.info("{}[transport] [access_granted]\t{}; {}; roles=[{}]; action=[{}]; request=[{}]{}"; localNodeInfo.prefix;
                            originAttributes(threadContext; message; localNodeInfo); subject(authentication);
                            arrayToCommaDelimitedString(roleNames); action; message.getClass().getSimpleName(); opaqueId());
                }
            }
        }




 

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