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App to grab web JSON respoonse and log to splunk


I have a request to log a web response that is JSON formatted. The evet looks like


I will modify the JSON to include a timestamp but I need to figure out how to get this into a splunk index. I can easiy write apython script using requests to do a get and then post to HEC but I would prefer to find a canned splunk app that will do this.

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For HEC you MUST put your timestamp in your root object and preferably as the first element, preferably as a single value. You can have HEC timestamp with the _indextime (the time the indexer received the event) but I am not aware of any way to take the date from the event and the time from somewhere else.

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