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Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG and ASG

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Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG

Version 3.6.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG was released on October 21, 2019.

Compatibility

Splunk platform versions 7.0.x, 7.1.x, 7.2.x, 7.3.x, 8.0.0
CIM 4.12
Platforms Platform independent
Vendor Products Bluecoat ProxySG OS 5.3.3, 6.5.x, 6.6.3.2, 6.6.4.2

Upgrade

If you are using only one specific version of Blue Coat logs, you can comment out the Report-auto_kv lines for the unused versions in default/props.conf to improve search performance.

Unlike previous versions, versions 3.5.0 and above of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG do not support Blue Coat version 5.3.3 logs by default. If you want to ingest version 5.3.3 logs, complete these steps:

  1. Open or create a local/props.conf file.
  2. Open default/props.conf.
  3. Copy the #REPORT-auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5 = auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5_3_3 line in the bluecoat:proxysg:access:syslog stanza in default/props.conf.
  4. Paste the #REPORT-auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5 = auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5_3_3 line in the bluecoat:proxysg:access:syslog stanza into local/props.conf.
  5. Uncomment the #REPORT-auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5 = auto_kv_for_bluecoat_v5_3_3 line in local/props.conf.

New Features

Version 3.6.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Bluecoat ProxySG has the following new features:

  • Support for the bluecoat:proxysg:access:kv sourcetype.

Fixed issues

Version 3.6.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG has the following fixed issues. If no issues follow, no issues have yet been reported:


Known issues

Version 3.6.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG has the following known issues. If no issues follow, no issues have yet been reported:


Third-party software attributions

Version 3.6.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Symantec Blue Coat ProxySG does not incorporate any third-party software or libraries.

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