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Vendor - Dell RSA

Product - SecureID

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sourcetype notes
rsa:securid:syslog Catchall; used if a more specific source type can not be identified
rsa:securid:admin:syslog None
rsa:securid:runtime:syslog None
nix:syslog None

Sourcetype and Index Configuration

key sourcetype index notes
dell_rsa_secureid all netauth none
dell_rsa_secureid nix:syslog osnix uses os_nix key of not configured bye host/ip/port

Filter type

Must be identified by host or ip assignment. Update the filter f_dell_rsa_secureid or configure a dedicated port as required

NOTE: Java trace and exception will default to sc4s:fallback if the host/ip filter or port is not configured

Setup and Configuration

  • Install the Splunk Add-on on the search head(s) for the user communities interested in this data source. If SC4S is exclusively used the addon is not required on the indexer.
  • Review and update the splunk_metadata.csv file and set the index and sourcetype as required for the data source.
  • Refer to the admin manual for specific details of configuration


Variable default description
SC4S_LISTEN_DELL_RSA_SECUREID_TCP_PORT empty string Enable a TCP port for this specific vendor product using a comma-separated list of port numbers
SC4S_LISTEN_DELL_RSA_SECUREID_UDP_PORT empty string Enable a UDP port for this specific vendor product using a comma-separated list of port numbers
SC4S_ARCHIVE_DELL_RSA_SECUREID no Enable archive to disk for this specific source
SC4S_DEST_DELL_RSA_SECUREID_HEC no When Splunk HEC is disabled globally set to yes to enable this specific source


An active device will generate frequent events. Use the following search to validate events are present per source device

index=<asconfigured> sourcetype=DELL_RSA_SECUREID:*| stats count by host