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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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Mail to User UI – Mail Body field is too small

Within a custom E-Mail window the field for the e-mail body is far too small and can only be made longer manually. A way to configure it's default size is needed.
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Mail to User UI – Template Text not visible

In a custom mail window there must be a way to not only select a mail template (which is already possible) but also display the text of that mail immediatly before submitting the the mail.
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Lots of empty unused space

There is a large amount of wasted space in the area of the incident title when inside the incident. Aditionally the incident title is too large and also consumes a lot of space.
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Actions button shall be visible at all times

An Analyst wants to click the Actions button at all times – the button shall always be visible Current situation:Actions button is not visible when scrolled down And the Back to top button is not visible, as the user has not scrolled to the end ye...
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Date & Time Picker cumbersome

Slider for time are Cumbersome old fashioned Not precise Request: Space saving UI Drop down preferred or scroll option
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Task Instructions mouse over shall appear on the summary sections

Task Instructions mouse over shall appear on the summary sections to have them independant from the position of the task on the same spot
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted

Summary Section shall be fully customizable / hidable

Side Bar is not fully customizable Some content can not be removed Also we need an option to display the instructions for the task(s) currently being worked on. When the summary section is not desired by the SOC analyst he/she shall be able to hid...
7 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Submitted - Create a more User Friendly Pop-up

Currently when using the command in scripting, the pop-up error includes the name of the trigger point (rule/playbook), the name of the script, then the String included in the () portion of the command. Example: Current E...
2 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 2 Under review

Add Placeholders and Group Boxes for Playbook Designer

When building a concept inside Playbook Designer it would be nice to have a placeholder for Tasks, Scripts and so on, that should go into the playbook before having to build the Task itself. I often come to the conclusion that a Task or a Script i...
4 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 0 Future consideration

Make Rule Activity Field for Manual Actions Responsive to Screen Size

I have gotten a request from one of our analysts to see if the 'activity fields' pop up for manual rules can be resized, or at least be shown larger, when the display permits. For one of our activity fields of a manual rule we have some long optio...
5 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 2 Is a defect