|Creates an index||false|
|Implements summarization||Currently, the app does not generate summaries|
App for exploring and reporting on Vulnerability events.
This App provides the following scripts:
|Diag.py||For use with the
Version 1.2.0 of Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk is compatible with:
|Splunk Enterprise versions||7.0, 7.1|
This app provides Splunk dashboards, forms, and reports which can be used to explore your vulnerability events, and make sense of what can often be a large volume of data.
To do this, the app relies on the Splunk Common Information Model (CIM) for vulnerability events. This means that the app can report on any vulnerability data, as long as it has been on-boarded properly, and is available through the Vulnerabilities data model.
This app requires data model acceleration, which will use additional disk space. If you are using the Splunk App for Enterprise Security, this is already enabled, and should have been factored into your retention policies. If not, you should review the documentation on data model acceleration, how it uses disk space, and how to plan for it.
As mentioned above, the app uses the CIM for vulnerability events. The CIM allows you to take events from a number of sources or products, and report on them in one cohesive manner, using a common set of names for fields and event types.
This dashboard serves as a jumping-off point for exploring your vulnerability data. It includes panels for vulnerabilities over time, severities, destinations, and signatures. Clicking on panels in this dashboard will drill down to the appropriate profile page for further exploration.
Form with reports and visualizations built around a set of severities (Critical, High, Medium, Low, Informational, Unknown, or all).
Form with reports and visualizations built around a destination (host or IP address, depending on how your CIM information for your vulnerability management events is mapped).
Form with reports and visualizations built around a signature, such as Terminal Services Encryption Level is Medium or Low or Buffer overrun in NT kernel message handling. Note that this is different than a CVE number, this is the text description of the vulnerability.
Form with many input variables. This is a flexible form designed to help generate a knockout list for fixing a set, or particular type of vulnerability.
Form for searching based on an identifier for a vulnerability, such as CVE, Cert, MSFT, or other reference number.
This app has been tested with Splunk versions 7.0 and 7.1. This app should be installed on the same search head on which the
|data_model| data model has been accelerated.
This app depends on data models included in the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on, specifically the
|data_model| data model. Please review the information on installing and using the Splunk Common Information Model Add-on and information on configuring the acceleration on the data model.
The Splunk Common Information Model Add-on can be downloaded from Splunkbase.
This app has been tested with versions 4.9 of the CIM add-on.
In order to make the app respond and load quickly, accelerated data models are used to provide summary data. For this data to be available, the
|data_model| data model must be accelerated. Information on how to enable acceleration for the
|data_model| data model can be found here. The data model must be accelerated for the length of time for which you would like to see reporting.
This app should be installed on a search head where the
|data_model| data model has been accelerated. More information on installing or upgrading Splunk apps can be found here.
|data_model|data model (skip if you are installing on an ES search head).
This app uses the following macros which can be used for customization:
This macro can be used to make the app use a less strict approach to the CIM. The CIM defines what valid values for severity. If your data does not follow this, you can use this for adding other definitions.
Version 1.2.0 of Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk has the following known issues:
Access questions and answers specific to Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk at https://answers.splunk.com . Be sure to tag your question with the App.
Because this App runs on Splunk Enterprise, all of the Splunk Enterprise system requirements apply.
Download Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk at https://splunkbase.splunk.com.
Follow these steps to install the app in a single server instance of Splunk Enterprise:
Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk contains the following lookup files.
Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk does not include an event generator.
Version 1.2.0 of Aplura Vulnerabilities App for Splunk incorporates the following Third-party software or third-party services.
Splunk AppInspect evaluates Splunk apps against a set of Splunk-defined criteria to assess the validity and security of an app package and components.
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