Release notes for the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on
Version 4.12.0 of the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on was released on October 16, 2018.
Version 4.12.x of the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on includes the following new features.
- New data models: Change and Endpoint
|Splunk platform version||Upgrade activity|
|6.6.X or later||If you apply custom tags to data mapped to CIM data models and you use these tags in searches and search filters, add these tags to the whitelists for those models. See Set up the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on for details about the tags whitelist field.|
Version 4.12.x of the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on requires Splunk platform version 6.5.x or later. Some functions on the CIM setup page, such as the accelerate until max time setting, are only available in version 6.6.x and later.
This version of the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on fixes the following issues.
|Date resolved||Issue number||Description|
|2018-08-16||CIM-717||Compute_Inventory datamodel missing tag=interactive in whitelist|
|2018-08-14||CIM-169||Remote search log warning messages from acceleration due to long search strings|
|2018-07-17||CIM-660||CIM Setup: setting name refinement|
This version of the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on has the following reported known issues.
|Date filed||Issue number||Description|
|2019-09-16||CIM-869||Adhoc Modular Actions: Splunk users with spaces in their name unable to dispatch adhoc actions|
|2019-03-01||CIM-797||CIM Setup Page on Splunk Enterprise 7.2 shows navigation items from other app|
|2018-12-19||CIM-785||index=_internal was not properly removed from tag=modaction|
|2018-12-05||CIM-784||Common Action Model calculates info_file incorrectly when using per-result alerting|
|2018-11-03||CIM-778, SOLNESS-14831||Excessive log rotation error on Windows for correlationmigration_rest_handler.log file, required manual roll of file|
Manually roll the correlationmigration log file.
As of version 4.12.0:
- The modaction_invocations_rest_handler.py (alerts/modaction_invocations) has been deprecated and will be removed in a future version.
- The following previously deprecated configurations have been removed.
- Deprecated data models: Application State and Change Analysis
As of version 4.11.0:
- The index definition
cim_summaryhas been removed.
- Several configurations are deprecated and will be removed in a future release.
Third-party software attributions
The Splunk Common Information Model Add-on does not incorporate any third-party software or libraries.
Set up the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on
Support and resource links for the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on
This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Common Information Model Add-on: 4.12.0