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HEC : Can we encrypt the token values ?

adiop
New Member

When I encrypt an HEC token (using the tool https://pypi.org/project/splunksecrets/), I get 'invalid token' errors when sending events to it via curl.

Is there a config to tell splunk that the HEC token should be encrypted?

I tried to play with 'encrypt_fields' in server.conf to state that this field should be encrypted, but that option is only availbale under shclustering stanza.

So is it possible currently?
Thanks!

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starcher
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

No and really there is no need to encrypt the HEC tokens.

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