Splunk® Secure Gateway

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Splunk Secure Gateway is a default enabled application that's included in Splunk Cloud version 8.1.2103 and Splunk Enterprise version 8.1.0 and higher. An admin must agree to the opt-in notice before using Splunk Secure Gateway. See Get started with Splunk Secure Gateway to get started.
This documentation does not apply to the most recent version of Splunk® Secure Gateway. For documentation on the most recent version, go to the latest release.
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Splunk Secure Gateway release notes

Splunk Secure Gateway ships as a default-enabled app in Splunk Cloud Platform and Splunk Enterprise. The following tables show the Splunk most up-to-date Secure Gateway version that's associated with each Splunk platform version:

Splunk Cloud Platform

Splunk Cloud Platform Version Splunk Secure Gateway version
9.0.2209 3.3.0
9.0.2208 3.2.0
9.0.2205 3.1.2
8.2.2203 3.0.9
8.2.2201 2.9.4
8.2.2111 and 8.2.2112 2.9.3
8.2.2109 2.9.1
8.2.2107 2.8.4
8.2.2106 2.7.3
8.2.2105 2.6.3
8.2.2104 2.5.6
8.1.2103 2.5.5

Splunk Enterprise

Splunk Enterprise Version Splunk Secure Gateway Version
9.0.0 3.0.9
8.2.2 2.7.4
8.2.0 2.5.7

Splunk Secure Gateway is included in Splunk Cloud version 8.1.2103 and Splunk Enterprise version 8.1.0 and higher.

Splunk Secure Gateway lets you register mobile devices and configure your mobile app deployment for the Connected Experiences apps. Splunk Secure Gateway also serves as the back-end infrastructure for delivering messages over a secure cloud bridge. This backend infrastructure is called Spacebridge.

To learn more about Spacebridge security, see About the Splunk Secure Gateway security process.

If you're already using Splunk Cloud Gateway, see Migrate from Splunk Cloud Gateway to Splunk Secure Gateway.

Spacebridge has been certified to meet SOC2, Type 2 and ISO 27001 standards. Splunk Cloud customers who have specifically purchased a HIPAA or PCI-DSS regulated environment may transmit the applicable regulated data to Spacebridge as it is HIPAA and PCI-DSS compliant. Spacebridge may not be used in environments that require the FIPS 140-2 standard for cryptographic modules. See Splunk Secure Gateway and Spacebridge Compliance Standards to learn more.

What's New

Splunk Secure Gateway version 3.3.0 has the following updates:

  • Splunk Mobile users can now scan a QR code in Dashboard Studio to view it on their mobile device. To learn how, see View dashboards on a mobile device in the Splunk Cloud Platform Splunk Dashboard Studio manual.
  • Users opt-in to a compliance notice upon first launch of Splunk Secure Gateway. To view the compliance notice, see Agree to the opt-in notice in the Administer Splunk Secure Gateway manual.
  • The Splunk Secure Gateway Home page now contains your own devices. Admins can view and manage other user devices in Administration > Device Insights.

If Splunk Secure Gateway isn't responding, see Troubleshoot Splunk Secure Gateway performance issues and Troubleshoot Splunk Secure Gateway connection issues for troubleshooting steps.

For a list of supported visualizations and dashboard configurations, see Visualization support for the Connected Experiences apps.

Known issue

This version of Splunk Secure Gateway has the following known issue:

Date filed Issue number Description
13 September 2022 MSB-3138 Active users were being logged out after 30 days and there's a limit to the number of registered devices a user could log in with. This affects all Splunk Mobile users. A fix is in progress for Splunk Cloud Platform version 9.0.2303 and Splunk Enterprise version 9.0.3.

Workaround: Navigate to Settings > Tokens and delete all tokens from the cloudgateway audience, and make sure each user has a maximum of 2 registered devices.

Last modified on 02 June, 2023
Visualization support for the Connected Experiences apps

This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Secure Gateway: 3.3.0 Cloud only

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