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Splunk Add-on for Box

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Release notes for the Splunk Add-on for Box

Version 3.9.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Box was released on October 27, 2022.


Version 3.9.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Box is compatible with the following software, CIM versions, and platforms:

Splunk platform versions 8.1.x, 8.2.x, 9.0.x
CIM 5.0.1
Platforms Linux and Windows
Vendor Products Box

The new field alias functionality is compatible with the current version of this add-on. The current version of this add-on does not support older field alias configurations.

For more information about the field alias configuration change, refer to the Splunk Enterprise Release Notes.

New Features

Version 3.9.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Box contains the following new features:

  • Added support for Box SDK v3.5.1
  • Modified timestamp field extraction to be extracted from "modified_at"
  • These sourcetypes will be affected due to this change:
    • box:users
    • box:folder
    • box:folderCollabration
    • box:file
    • box:fileComment
  • Minor Bug fixes and enhancements

This change regarding timestamp field extraction won't apply to already indexed events

Fixed issues

Version 3.9.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Box fixes the following fixed issues. If none appear, none have been reported:

Known issues

Version 3.9.0 of the Splunk Add-on for Box has the following known issues. If no issues appear below, no issues have yet been reported.

Date filed Issue number Description
2023-05-26 ADDON-62546 OAuth account creation leads to 403 error when the redirect URI contains an IP address
2023-04-04 ADDON-61684 Box Historic Inputs are reinvoked early regardless of Interval value due to access token expiration
2021-06-14 ADDON-38127 Delay in data collection observed when interval is greater than the frequency of the refreshing access token (default is 1 hr from box side)

Third-party software attributions

Some of the components included in this add-on are licensed under free or open source licenses. We wish to thank the contributors to those projects.

A complete listing of third-party software information for this add-on is available as a Document file for download:
Splunk Add-on for Box third-party software credits.

Last modified on 27 June, 2023
Source types for the Splunk Add-on for Box
Release history for the Splunk Add-on for Box

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