Splunk® Supported Add-ons

Splunk Add-on for AWS

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Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for AWS

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services was released on December 19, 2019.

Compatibility

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services is compatible with the following software, CIM versions, and platforms:

Splunk platform versions 8.0 and later
CIM 4.3 and later
Supported OS for data collection Platform independent
Vendor products Amazon Web Services CloudTrail, CloudWatch, CloudWatch Logs, Config, Config Rules, Inspector, Kinesis, S3, VPC Flow Logs, Billing services, SQS, and SNS.

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS is a Python 3 release and is only compatible with Splunk platform versions 8.0.0 and later. To use version 5.0.0 or later of this add-on, upgrade your Splunk platform deployment to version 8.0.0 or later. For users of Splunk platforms 6.x.x and Splunk 7.x.x, the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services version 4.6.1 is supported. Do not upgrade to Splunk Add-on for AWS 5.0.0 on these versions of the Splunk platform.

New features

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS version contains the following new and changed features:

  • Support for Python3
  • Python2 is no longer supported, starting in version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for AWS.

Fixed issues

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services fixes the following issues.


Known issues

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services has the following known issues.

  • The Splunk Add-on for AWS version 5.x.x is incompatible with Splunk Enterprise versions 7.x.x and earlier.


Third-party software attributions

Version 5.0.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Amazon Web Services incorporates the following third-party libraries.

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