Splunk® Secure Gateway

Administer Splunk Secure Gateway

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.

Allow only MDM-configured devices to log in to a Splunk platform instance

You can restrict registration to only devices with an Mobile Device Management (MDM) configuration. When this feature is enabled, users using the following authentication methods are able to log in to the Splunk platform instance:

  • MDM in-app registration
  • SAML authentication with MDM in-app registration
  • MDM with authentication code

This feature restricts devices without an MDM configuration from logging into the Splunk platform instance.

To learn more about MDM, see About MDM and in-app registration.


Complete the following before allowing only MDM-configured devices to log in:


Here's how to allow only MDM-configured devices to log in:

  1. Navigate to the Administration tab of Splunk Secure Gateway.
  2. Click Configure in the Mobile Device Management panel.
  3. Use the toggle under Restrict login to MDM and SAML users to enable the feature.
Last modified on 03 September, 2021
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Secure Gateway: 2.8.4 Cloud only, 2.9.1 Cloud only, 2.9.3 Cloud only, 2.9.4 Cloud only, 3.0.9, 3.1.2 Cloud only, 3.2.0 Cloud only, 3.3.0 Cloud only, 3.4.251, 3.5.15 Cloud only

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