Perform Complex Search Functions in Kibana with Apache Lucene 7

by Lee Allen

This is an intermediate course focused on searching Kibana using the Lucene Query Syntax. This course will teach you how to perform complex searches in Kibana using Apache Lucene Query Syntax.

What you'll learn

If you are seeking to leverage the Lucene Query Syntax within Kibana to perform queries against your security data, then you have come to the right place. In this course, Perform Complex Search Functions in Kibana with Apache Lucene 7, you’ll learn to perform advanced searches in Kibana using the Lucene Query Syntax. First, you’ll explore the foundations of the Lucene Query Syntax. Next, you’ll discover additional search functions including proximity, wildcard, range, and non-existing field searches that help you dig into the details. Finally, you’ll learn how to leverage regular expressions, boosting, and fuzzy search functions to refine your search results further. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the Apache Lucene Query Syntax needed to efficiently deep dive into your data using the Kibana Discover query bar and Lucene query syntax.

About the author

Lee has worked in the security industry for over 20 years. His experience includes providing various security services to several organizations including an Internet Service Provider, a computer manufacturer, a global pharmaceutical company, a public university, and a large bank where he was responsible for the penetration testing team. Lee has published several books focused on teaching penetration testing skills and is an active Pluralsight author where he has published more than 10 video tra... more

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