Monitoring Module Configuration


The module specific configuration is stored in /etc/icingaweb2/modules/monitoring.

File/Directory Description
config.ini Security settings (e.g. protected custom vars) for the monitoring module
backends.ini Data backend (e.g. the IDO database resource name).
commandtransports.ini Command transports for specific Icinga instances

General Configuration

Navigate into Configuration -> Modules -> Monitoring. This allows you to see the provided permissions and restrictions by this module.

Security Configuration

Option Description
protected_customvars Optional. Comma separated list of string patterns for custom variables which should be excluded from user’s view.

Example for custom variable names which match *pw* or *pass* or community.

# vim /etc/icingaweb2/modules/monitoring/config.ini

protected_customvars = "*pw*,*pass*,community"