Splunk Basic Auth Account

Overview

You can use this account type to connect Splunk Snaps with data sources that use Splunk Basic Auth account.


Splunk create account

Prerequisites

  • A valid account with the required permissions.

Limitations and Known Issues

None.

Account Settings

Note:
  • Suggestion icon (): Indicates a list that is dynamically populated based on the configuration.
  • Expression icon (): Indicates whether the value is an expression (if enabled) or a static value (if disabled). Learn more about Using Expressions in SnapLogic.
  • Add icon (): Indicates that you can add fields in the field set.
  • Remove icon (): Indicates that you can remove fields from the field set.
Field / Field set Type Description
Label String Required. Specify a unique label for the account.
Service URL String/Expression Required. Specify a fully-qualified service URL where the search query is sent to. It should include protocol, hostname and port. If you do not provide a port number, the default port 8089 is used.

Default value: N/A

Example: https://splunk.clouddev.Snaplogic.com:8089

Username String/Expression Specify the username for the account.

Default value: N/A

Example: admin

Password String/Expression Specify the password for the account.

Default value: N/A

Example: p@$$2ok!

KeyStore String/Expression Enter the location of the KeyStore file that can be in your SLDB or any other unauthenticated endpoints. You can upload the KeyStore file to the SLDB using the icon .

Default value: N/A

Example: x590_certificate.jks

TrustStore String/Expression Enter the location of the KeyStore file that can be in your SLDB or any other unauthenticated endpoints. You can upload the KeyStore file to the SLDB using the icon.

Default value: N/A

Example: https://splunk.net.ssl.truststore

Key/Trust store password String/Expression Enter the password for KeyStore.

Default value: N/A

Example: x590opkls

Key/Trust store password String/Expression Enter the password for KeyStore.

Default value: N/A

Example: x590opkls

Key alias String Define the key being used through its alias.

Default value: N/A

Example: aliasxyz

Minimum SSL/TLS version Dropdown list Choose the minimum version of SSL/TLS to use when connecting to Splunk service. Splunk ships with SSLv3 that is enabled by default. Available options include:
  • SSLv3
  • TLSv1
  • TLSv1.1
  • TLSv1.2

Default value: SSLv3

Example: TLSv1

Trust all certificates Checkbox Select this checkbox to trust all certificates, such as self-signed certificates.

Default value: N/A

Example: aliasxyz

Read timeout Integer/Expression Specify the number of seconds the Snap must wait before terminating the request because of a failure to receive data from the HTTP connection made to Splunk.
Note: When the value is set to 0 or left blank, the Snap interprets that as no timeout set.

Default value: N/A

Example: 60

Connection timeout Integer/Expression Specify the number of seconds the Snap must wait before terminating the request when it cannot establish an HTTP connection with Splunk.
Note: When the value is set to 0 or left blank, the Snap interprets that as no timeout set.

Default value: N/A

Example: 30