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IBM Security Ideas Portal

Shape the future of IBM Security

We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including the product roadmap, by submitting enhancement ideas that matter to you the most.

Here's how it works:

Post your ideas

Start by posting ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted and vote for them if they matter to you,

  1. Post an idea

  2. Vote for ideas that matter most to you

  3. Get feedback from the IBM team to refine your idea

Help IBM prioritize your ideas and requests

The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

Receive notification on the decision

Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.

Post an Idea

To post a new idea - click on the "Add a new idea" button and where asked select the appropriate category this idea relates to. Provide requested information to allow us to get a better understanding of your request.

"Missing" Security Products?

If you cannot find the IBM Security product you are looking for then it is probably located in the IBM Security Private Ideas Portal. Check that site to open an idea.

Idea visibility

All ideas submitted via this portal are visible to all other portal users, though personal information fields remain hidden. If you would rather have your idea visible to only you and IBM then use the IBM Security Private Ideas Portal instead.

Please note: The purpose of the Ideas Portal is to tap the creativity of the IBM Security community so that we can enhance our products for everyone! If you need to report a defect or get help, please use our normal support channel. Click here to open a support ticket.

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Addition of "Post & Complete Task" Button besides "Post, Cancel" buttons in Task->Notes page

In Tasks tab, user is able to add a Note into the Task. There are situations where user add a Note, then click 'Post', before they will proceed to click "Complete and Close" button on top right to mark the Task as complete. If possible, add in a s...
2 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Future consideration

adding Multi tenant feature to panorama connector

Adding multi tenant feature to panorama connector "FN-panorama" as we have two Palo alto firewall but we can only add one
3 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Future consideration

Ctrl+C in Playbook Designer

Ctrl+C does not copy values within playbook designer (at least on firefox). This has been rather frustrating as I'm starting to build playbooks. To copy I currently have to right click and select copy.
4 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Under review

Allow Editing the Order of Playbook First True Conditions

Within the documentation for playbook conditions, it notes: If you set the Condition point to First true condition, the conditions are evaluated in the order that you create them. If you need to change the order, you must delete then add the condi...
4 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Under review

Add Comments to Playbook Designer

One feature of the workflow editor that I miss in iplaybook desinger is the ability to add comments to tasks / functions / scripts in the editor / designer view. I like to add comments within teh workflow editor so I don't have to click into each ...
6 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Future consideration

Add a "message box" type in decision points for playbooks

During the course of a playbook, we often need to ask some simple questions to the user in order to make a choice between two options or ask for confirmation of an action to be taken. It would be useful to be able to add a new kind of decision poi...
6 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Future consideration

add "email message" object type to IBM SOAR playbooks

As the playbooks are the future , "email message " object type is needed to created playbooks for incoming emails. currently it is available in rules but playbooks are the next version of rules
7 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Future consideration

Create Dynamic Refreshing of Action Status Messages

The "Action Status" view does not show live updates when new ActionStatus() messages are posted. This requires an analyst to close and re-open the "Action Status" view to see the changes occurring. This feature would be extremely useful at watchin...
8 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 1 Future consideration

Automatic and Manual Activations for the same Playbook

I think it would be helpful be able to create an automatic and a manual activation for the same playbook. Right now you would have to manually duplicate the playbook and have two playbooks - one with the manual activation and the other with the au...
8 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations / Process design 2 Future consideration

Better Datatable Performance

When running scripts, it takes a LOT of times to add rows to datatables (3+ minutes for 500 rows), and makes the whole SOAR unable to run other automations. This effectively ruins the reliability on our SOAR, because we cannot count on the automat...
10 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Automations 0 Planned for future release