High CPU usage for FileBeat in IdP 9.2

    Applies to:
  • Legacy SecureAuth IdP
Deployment model:
  • On Premises
  • Version Affected:  9.2


    FileBeat CPU usage tends to spike when monitoring in Task Manager, despite little to no traffic on the server.



    There were several configuration changes for FileBeat that were modified from the custom build ( and resolved in the most recent installer (



    Run hotfix 9.2.0-19 or newer. For reference, FileBeat notes in IDP-6943.


    Special Considerations (optional as needed):  

    We recommend taking a snapshot of the server(s) prior to running the hotfix. If you are running the latest 9.2 hotfix, there will also be a revert feature built into the hotfix.



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