Change your Admin Passwords in Open Distro for Elasticsearch


I installed OpenDistro Elasticsearch but I’m not able to change the password. Can anyone help me to solv it.

Thanks by advance.

Best regards


Hello @iboumedien

What ODFE version do you run?
According to the latest version of ODFE, you can change it either through the Kibana portal or API

PUT _opendistro/_security/api/account
“current_password” : “old-password”,
“password” : “new-password”