What is an Elastic integration?

This integration is powered by Elastic Agent. Elastic Agent is a single, unified agent that you can deploy to hosts or containers to collect data and send it to the Elastic Stack. Behind the scenes, Elastic Agent runs the Beats shippers or Elastic Endpoint required for your configuration. Please refer to our documentation for a detailed comparison between Beats and Elastic Agent.

Prefer to use Beats for this use case? See Filebeat modules for logs or Metricbeat modules for metrics.

Overview

The Keycloak integration collects events from the Keycloak log files.

To enable logging of all Keycloak events like logins, user creation/updates/deletions.... add the below

    <logger category="org.keycloak.events">
        <level name="DEBUG"/>
    </logger>

to your configuration XML file (ie standalone.xml) under the path below

<server>
    <profile>
        <subsystem xmlns="urn:jboss:domain:logging:8.0">
            ....
        </subsystem>
    </profile>
</server>

Logs

log

Exported fields

FieldDescriptionType
@timestamp
Event timestamp.
date
cloud.account.id
The cloud account or organization id used to identify different entities in a multi-tenant environment. Examples: AWS account id, Google Cloud ORG Id, or other unique identifier.
keyword
cloud.availability_zone
Availability zone in which this host is running.
keyword
cloud.image.id
Image ID for the cloud instance.
keyword
cloud.instance.id
Instance ID of the host machine.
keyword
cloud.instance.name
Instance name of the host machine.
keyword
cloud.machine.type
Machine type of the host machine.
keyword
cloud.project.id
Name of the project in Google Cloud.
keyword
cloud.provider
Name of the cloud provider. Example values are aws, azure, gcp, or digitalocean.
keyword
cloud.region
Region in which this host is running.
keyword
container.id
Unique container id.
keyword
container.image.name
Name of the image the container was built on.
keyword
container.labels
Image labels.
object
container.name
Container name.
keyword
data_stream.dataset
Data stream dataset name.
constant_keyword
data_stream.namespace
Data stream namespace.
constant_keyword
data_stream.type
Data stream type.
constant_keyword
ecs.version
ECS version this event conforms to. ecs.version is a required field and must exist in all events. When querying across multiple indices -- which may conform to slightly different ECS versions -- this field lets integrations adjust to the schema version of the events.
keyword
error.message
Error message.
match_only_text
event.action
The action captured by the event. This describes the information in the event. It is more specific than event.category. Examples are group-add, process-started, file-created. The value is normally defined by the implementer.
keyword
event.category
This is one of four ECS Categorization Fields, and indicates the second level in the ECS category hierarchy. event.category represents the "big buckets" of ECS categories. For example, filtering on event.category:process yields all events relating to process activity. This field is closely related to event.type, which is used as a subcategory. This field is an array. This will allow proper categorization of some events that fall in multiple categories.
keyword
event.created
event.created contains the date/time when the event was first read by an agent, or by your pipeline. This field is distinct from @timestamp in that @timestamp typically contain the time extracted from the original event. In most situations, these two timestamps will be slightly different. The difference can be used to calculate the delay between your source generating an event, and the time when your agent first processed it. This can be used to monitor your agent's or pipeline's ability to keep up with your event source. In case the two timestamps are identical, @timestamp should be used.
date
event.dataset
Event dataset
constant_keyword
event.id
Unique ID to describe the event.
keyword
event.ingested
Timestamp when an event arrived in the central data store. This is different from @timestamp, which is when the event originally occurred. It's also different from event.created, which is meant to capture the first time an agent saw the event. In normal conditions, assuming no tampering, the timestamps should chronologically look like this: @timestamp < event.created < event.ingested.
date
event.kind
This is one of four ECS Categorization Fields, and indicates the highest level in the ECS category hierarchy. event.kind gives high-level information about what type of information the event contains, without being specific to the contents of the event. For example, values of this field distinguish alert events from metric events. The value of this field can be used to inform how these kinds of events should be handled. They may warrant different retention, different access control, it may also help understand whether the data coming in at a regular interval or not.
keyword
event.module
Event module
constant_keyword
event.original
Raw text message of entire event. Used to demonstrate log integrity or where the full log message (before splitting it up in multiple parts) may be required, e.g. for reindex. This field is not indexed and doc_values are disabled. It cannot be searched, but it can be retrieved from _source. If users wish to override this and index this field, please see Field data types in the Elasticsearch Reference.
keyword
event.type
This is one of four ECS Categorization Fields, and indicates the third level in the ECS category hierarchy. event.type represents a categorization "sub-bucket" that, when used along with the event.category field values, enables filtering events down to a level appropriate for single visualization. This field is an array. This will allow proper categorization of some events that fall in multiple event types.
keyword
group.id
Unique identifier for the group on the system/platform.
keyword
host.architecture
Operating system architecture.
keyword
host.containerized
If the host is a container.
boolean
host.domain
Name of the domain of which the host is a member. For example, on Windows this could be the host's Active Directory domain or NetBIOS domain name. For Linux this could be the domain of the host's LDAP provider.
keyword
host.hostname
Hostname of the host. It normally contains what the hostname command returns on the host machine.
keyword
host.id
Unique host id. As hostname is not always unique, use values that are meaningful in your environment. Example: The current usage of beat.name.
keyword
host.ip
Host ip addresses.
ip
host.mac
Host mac addresses.
keyword
host.name
Name of the host. It can contain what hostname returns on Unix systems, the fully qualified domain name, or a name specified by the user. The sender decides which value to use.
keyword
host.os.build
OS build information.
keyword
host.os.codename
OS codename, if any.
keyword
host.os.family
OS family (such as redhat, debian, freebsd, windows).
keyword
host.os.kernel
Operating system kernel version as a raw string.
keyword
host.os.name
Operating system name, without the version.
keyword
host.os.name.text
Multi-field of host.os.name.
text
host.os.platform
Operating system platform (such centos, ubuntu, windows).
keyword
host.os.version
Operating system version as a raw string.
keyword
host.type
Type of host. For Cloud providers this can be the machine type like t2.medium. If vm, this could be the container, for example, or other information meaningful in your environment.
keyword
input.type
Type of Filebeat input.
keyword
keycloak.admin.operation
Keycloak admin operation; Add, Update, Delete
keyword
keycloak.admin.resource.path
Path to affected resource
keyword
keycloak.admin.resource.type
Type of keycloak resource being acted upon; Group, User, Client, Scope...
keyword
keycloak.client.id
ID of the Keycloak client
keyword
keycloak.event_type
Keycloak event type; Login or Admin
keyword
keycloak.login.auth_method
Keycloak authentication method (SAML or OpenID Connect)
keyword
keycloak.login.auth_session_parent_id
Parent session ID
keyword
keycloak.login.auth_session_tab_id
Session Tab ID
keyword
keycloak.login.auth_type
OpenID Connect authentication type (code, implicit...)
keyword
keycloak.login.code_id
OpenID Connect Code ID
keyword
keycloak.login.redirect_uri
Keycloak redirect URL
keyword
keycloak.login.type
Event Type
keyword
keycloak.realm.id
Keycloak Realm ID
keyword
log.file.path
Path to the log file.
keyword
log.flags
Flags for the log file.
keyword
log.level
Original log level of the log event. If the source of the event provides a log level or textual severity, this is the one that goes in log.level. If your source doesn't specify one, you may put your event transport's severity here (e.g. Syslog severity). Some examples are warn, err, i, informational.
keyword
log.logger
The name of the logger inside an application. This is usually the name of the class which initialized the logger, or can be a custom name.
keyword
log.offset
Offset of the entry in the log file.
long
message
For log events the message field contains the log message, optimized for viewing in a log viewer. For structured logs without an original message field, other fields can be concatenated to form a human-readable summary of the event. If multiple messages exist, they can be combined into one message.
match_only_text
process.thread.name
Thread name.
keyword
related.hosts
All hostnames or other host identifiers seen on your event. Example identifiers include FQDNs, domain names, workstation names, or aliases.
keyword
related.ip
All of the IPs seen on your event.
ip
related.user
All the user names or other user identifiers seen on the event.
keyword
source.address
Some event source addresses are defined ambiguously. The event will sometimes list an IP, a domain or a unix socket. You should always store the raw address in the .address field. Then it should be duplicated to .ip or .domain, depending on which one it is.
keyword
source.as.number
Unique number allocated to the autonomous system. The autonomous system number (ASN) uniquely identifies each network on the Internet.
long
source.as.organization.name
Organization name.
keyword
source.as.organization.name.text
Multi-field of source.as.organization.name.
match_only_text
source.bytes
Bytes sent from the source to the destination.
long
source.domain
The domain name of the source system. This value may be a host name, a fully qualified domain name, or another host naming format. The value may derive from the original event or be added from enrichment.
keyword
source.geo.city_name
City name.
keyword
source.geo.continent_name
Name of the continent.
keyword
source.geo.country_iso_code
Country ISO code.
keyword
source.geo.country_name
Country name.
keyword
source.geo.location
Longitude and latitude.
geo_point
source.geo.name
User-defined description of a location, at the level of granularity they care about. Could be the name of their data centers, the floor number, if this describes a local physical entity, city names. Not typically used in automated geolocation.
keyword
source.geo.region_iso_code
Region ISO code.
keyword
source.geo.region_name
Region name.
keyword
source.ip
IP address of the source (IPv4 or IPv6).
ip
source.port
Port of the source.
long
tags
List of keywords used to tag each event.
keyword
url.domain
Domain of the url, such as "www.elastic.co". In some cases a URL may refer to an IP and/or port directly, without a domain name. In this case, the IP address would go to the domain field. If the URL contains a literal IPv6 address enclosed by [ and ] (IETF RFC 2732), the [ and ] characters should also be captured in the domain field.
keyword
url.extension
The field contains the file extension from the original request url, excluding the leading dot. The file extension is only set if it exists, as not every url has a file extension. The leading period must not be included. For example, the value must be "png", not ".png". Note that when the file name has multiple extensions (example.tar.gz), only the last one should be captured ("gz", not "tar.gz").
keyword
url.fragment
Portion of the url after the #, such as "top". The # is not part of the fragment.
keyword
url.original
Unmodified original url as seen in the event source. Note that in network monitoring, the observed URL may be a full URL, whereas in access logs, the URL is often just represented as a path. This field is meant to represent the URL as it was observed, complete or not.
wildcard
url.original.text
Multi-field of url.original.
match_only_text
url.path
Path of the request, such as "/search".
wildcard
url.port
Port of the request, such as 443.
long
url.scheme
user.id
Unique identifier of the user.
keyword
user.name
Short name or login of the user.
keyword
user.name.text
Multi-field of user.name.
match_only_text
user.target.id
Unique identifier of the user.
keyword

An example event for log looks as following:

{
    "@timestamp": "2021-10-22T21:01:42.667-05:00",
    "agent": {
        "ephemeral_id": "3fa6009c-adab-4e39-9c43-05f16ba9ef47",
        "id": "b1d83907-ff3e-464a-b79a-cf843f6f0bba",
        "name": "docker-fleet-agent",
        "type": "filebeat",
        "version": "8.0.0-beta1"
    },
    "data_stream": {
        "dataset": "keycloak.log",
        "namespace": "ep",
        "type": "logs"
    },
    "ecs": {
        "version": "8.2.0"
    },
    "elastic_agent": {
        "id": "b1d83907-ff3e-464a-b79a-cf843f6f0bba",
        "snapshot": false,
        "version": "8.0.0-beta1"
    },
    "event": {
        "agent_id_status": "verified",
        "dataset": "keycloak.log",
        "ingested": "2022-01-01T23:08:55Z",
        "original": "2021-10-22 21:01:42,667 INFO  [org.jboss.resteasy.resteasy_jaxrs.i18n] (ServerService Thread Pool -- 64) RESTEASY002220: Adding singleton resource org.keycloak.services.resources.admin.AdminRoot from Application class org.keycloak.services.resources.KeycloakApplication",
        "timezone": "-05:00"
    },
    "host": {
        "architecture": "x86_64",
        "containerized": true,
        "hostname": "docker-fleet-agent",
        "id": "4ccba669f0df47fa3f57a9e4169ae7f1",
        "ip": [
            "172.18.0.5"
        ],
        "mac": [
            "02:42:ac:12:00:05"
        ],
        "name": "docker-fleet-agent",
        "os": {
            "codename": "Core",
            "family": "redhat",
            "kernel": "5.11.0-43-generic",
            "name": "CentOS Linux",
            "platform": "centos",
            "type": "linux",
            "version": "7 (Core)"
        }
    },
    "input": {
        "type": "filestream"
    },
    "log": {
        "file": {
            "path": "/tmp/service_logs/test-log.log"
        },
        "level": "INFO",
        "logger": "org.jboss.resteasy.resteasy_jaxrs.i18n",
        "offset": 928
    },
    "message": "RESTEASY002220: Adding singleton resource org.keycloak.services.resources.admin.AdminRoot from Application class org.keycloak.services.resources.KeycloakApplication",
    "process": {
        "thread": {
            "name": "ServerService Thread Pool -- 64"
        }
    },
    "tags": [
        "preserve_original_event",
        "keycloak-log"
    ]
}

Changelog

VersionDetails
1.3.0
Enhancement View pull request
Update to ECS 8.2
1.2.1
Enhancement View pull request
Add documentation for multi-fields
1.2.0
Enhancement View pull request
Update to ECS 8.0
1.1.0
Enhancement View pull request
Add 8.0.0 version constraint
1.0.0
Enhancement View pull request
initial release
Last updated: May 12th, 2022