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What type of password encryption does DB Connect use to secure the database password?

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Hi All,

Just wondering if you guys have an idea on what type of password encryption does Splunk DB connect app used to secured the database password.

Thanks,

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Re: What type of password encryption does DB Connect use to secure the database password?

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:bump

I was wondering the same thing as this is being asked by my internal security team.

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Re: What type of password encryption does DB Connect use to secure the database password?

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If I remember correct AES is being used, using this cipher: $SPLUNK_HOME$/etc/auth/splunk.secret

As soon as I find a reference I will give you an update.

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