6.13. Query Auditing¶
GeoMesa provides a Java SPI to audit queries. Auditing can be enabled when creating a
DataStore by setting
true in the connection map. Auditing is written to different locations
depending on the data store implementation. In Accumulo, audits are written to the
For other data stores, audits are written to log files.
As GeoMesa can run in many environments, determining who executed a query is delegated to a service class.
Services need to implement
org.locationtech.geomesa.utils.audit.AuditProvider. Third-party implementations
can be enabled by placing them on the classpath and including a special service descriptor file. See the
for details on implementing a service provider.
The GeoMesa Accumulo GeoServer plugin comes bundled with an
AuditProvider that pulls user credentials from
GeoServer’s Spring security framework -