Apache Kafka Series - Kafka Security (SSL SASL Kerberos ACL) [Video]

More Information
  • Setup and use SSL encryption in Kafka
  • Setup and use SSL authentication in Kafka
  • Setup and use SASL Kerberos authentication in Kafka
  • Create and use ACLs in Kafka
  • Configure Kafka Clients to make them work with security

Learn Kafka Security, with encryption (SSL), authentication (SSL & SASL), and authorization (ACL). Join hundreds of knowledge savvy students into learning some of the most important security concepts in a typical Apache Kafka stack. Kafka Security is important for the following reasons:
- Encryption (SSL) for Apache Kafka
- Authentication (SSL & SASL) for Apache Kafka
- Authorization (ACL) for Apache Kafka

Style and Approach

Hands-on course is the first and only available Kafka Security Course on the web. Get it now to become an Apache Kafka expert!

  • This course only deals with SSL for encryption & Authentication and SASL Kerberos, not other mechanisms. 
  • It also does provide an overview to enable security in a multi-broker setup, but that last part is left for the student to investigate and practice.
Course Length 3 hours 4 minutes
ISBN 9781789342420
Date Of Publication 23 May 2018


Stéphane Maarek

Stephane Maarek is a solutions architect, consultant and software developer that has a particular interest in all things related to big data and analytics. He's also a best selling instructor for his courses in Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi and AWS Lambda! He loves Apache Kafka. He regularly contributes to the Apache Kafka project and wrote a guest blog post featured on the Confluent website, the company behind Apache Kafka. He also is an AWS Certified Solutions Architect and has many years of experience with technologies such as Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi, Apache Spark, Hadoop, PostgreSQL, Tableau, Spotfire, Docker and Ansible amongst many others. His favorite programming languages are Scala and Python, and he plans on learning Go soon. During his spare time, he enjoys cooking, practicing yoga, surfing, watching TV shows, and traveling to awesome destinations!