AppInspect known issues

The following table contains a complete list of current Splunk AppInspect known issues.

Publication date Defect number Description
2016-02-16 ACD-184 Incorrect check on png files - Source code and binaries standards - Check that URLs do not include redirect or requests.
2016-03-07 ACD-232 Malware/viruses, malicious content, user security standards - False positives.
2016-03-21 ACD-284 props.conf REPORT transformation check message is missing stanza name.
2016-04-21 ACD-384 False alarm in checking REPORT- match.
2016-04-26 ACD-400 check_splunk_6_4_deprecated_features has duplicate output.
2016-05-02 ACD-419 Check check_modular_inputs.check_validate_modular_inputs_scheme_args prints full path not relative path.
2016-05-09 ACD-440 Commands.conf needs to only check for a exe file when specified.
2016-05-13 ACD-477 Identify Setup.xml Password Disclosure Omissions.
2016-05-18 ACD-509 False alarm in transforms.conf capture group check.
2016-05-19 ACD-510 Alert action icons are not properly checked.
2016-05-23 ACD-514 Remove Whitespace in Variables of Configuration Files During Parsing.
2016-06-05 ACD-543 Manual checks not required for HTML files - check_for_executable_flag.
2016-06-14 ACD-556 Transforms.conf check not matching format regex capture groups correctly.
2016-06-24 ACD-589 Fix App Class' Iterate_Files Method To Exclude Directories By Path and Not Just Name.
2016-07-20 ACD-644 Remove Pattern Methods From
2016-07-21 ACD-647 check_documentation_language/langdetect returns an error for Splunk App for Windows Infrastructure.
2016-07-22 ACD-649 Should skip CSV files for sudo check.
2016-07-22 ACD-650 Simple XML Sparkline uses css style heights.
2016-08-15 ACD-704 Config files with no header or comments on first line have mistyped stanzas.
2016-08-22 ACD-720 Appinspect Windows - colon split bug.
2016-08-29 ACD-737 False alarm in check that all passwords configured in setup.xml are stored in the storage/passwords endpoint.
2016-09-07 ACD-762 AppInspect CLI still references splunk_instance/standalone.
2016-09-13 ACD-787 CLI Adding code to JSON output for manual and not applicable checks.
2016-09-21 ACD-809 check_validate_no_embedded_javascript False Flag.
2016-09-30 ACD-849 False positive on Non-UTF-8 compliant characters.
2016-10-14 ACD-879 Fix The test_for_unused_packages test to make it so that nested directories are detected correctly.
2016-10-19 ACD-939 Appinspect reports exception "UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode characters in position X-Y: ordinal not in range(128)".
2016-10-19 ACD-940 Appinspect reports exception "Permission Denied".
2016-10-19 ACD-942 Appinspect reports exception "Exception: Unable to gather app data- check app.conf. (Exception('No such file or directory',))".
2016-10-19 ACD-943 Appinspect reports exception "Exception: Unable to gather app data- check app.conf. (Exception('Permission Denied',))".
2016-11-01 ACD-1007 check_validate_no_embedded_javascript false positive.
2016-11-03 ACD-1012 Fix false flags for check_validate_no_embedded_javascript.
2016-11-03 ACD-1014 Check that apps only monitor their own directory has an issue when Windows paths are used.
2016-11-10 ACD-1029 False positive in props.conf check - Check that REPORT- options in props.conf, have either DELIMS or REGEX options in the matching transforms.conf stanza.
2016-11-14 ACD-1038 check_source_and_binaries unpacking issue.
2016-11-17 ACD-1051 cloud_checks/has_inputs_conf_with_monitor_stanza_for_self-ACD-970 fails on Windows but succeeds on OSX.
2016-11-28 ACD-1067 Fix Standalone helper function.
2016-11-28 ACD-1069 Check for su flags instances of su mid word.
2016-12-04 ACD-1096 AppInspect CLI errors when no checks are returned to list.
2016-12-14 ACD-1138 Fix check_for_advanced_xml_view_element to match correctly.
2017-01-18 ACD-1214 Sourcetype stanza fails props.conf check.
2017-01-30 ACD-1272 Windows: appinspect CLI check check_for_expansive_permissions fails on Windows but passes on OSX.
2017-01-30 ACD-1276 Alert Action Icon check returns absolute path instead of a relative path in app.
2017-07-20 PBL-5212 Add Packaging Standard Check AppInspect in Order to Confirm that All Compressed Splunk App Packages Have Correct Permissions.