Sensitive data sent to Elasticsearch detected.

  • Rule ID: ruby_third_parties_elasticsearch
  • Languages: ruby
  • Source: elasticsearch.yml


Leaking sensitive data to third-party data tools is a common cause of data leaks and can lead to data breaches. This rule looks for instances of sensitive data sent to Elasticsearch.


When sending data to third-party services, ensure all sensitive data is removed.


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