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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.

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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.

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Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other

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Encrypt secrets in AppHost

The current functionality to store secrets on the AppHost apps to uses Kubernetes in a way that expose the secret on the shell environment as plain text. We would like to have an in memory checkout process for secrets during on execution time as i...

After USER is added to the CP4S, their SOAR account gets activated without USER clicking on Case Management.

After admin in provider account (parent org) sets user access to child accounts, user must go to case management before admin can edit his permissions.
about 1 month ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Under review

Allow App Host integration credentials to be manage by a universal PAM connector

Credentials are key in security management. We currently only store them locally in clear text or a local storage secretBest practice is to store them in a PAM where they can be managed, renew centrally, and requested when needed.

Enable CP4S application ,security audit and SOAR audit logs forwarding to Qradar SIEM

CP4s being a CROWN JEWEL application needs to be monitored and adhering all governance an compliance requirements as per client, hence the log ingestion to Qradar SIEM should function as per the requirement , similar way it was functioning in resi...
6 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Future consideration

Installation and threat intel updates through web proxy

Our internal network is behind web proxy. To install CP4S, we had to break our policy and dig direct access for openshift and cp4s. We have few more customers with webproxy access to internet, that showed interest in CP4S, but they are not willing...

RSA NetWitness SIEM as a Data Source for CP4S/QRadar XDR

Add integration for RSA NetWitness SIEM ( as a Data Source for CP4S/QRadar XDR. The use case is to run CP4S/QRadar XDR federated searches across NetWitness and all other data sources.
10 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Future consideration

Option to switch between Dark mode and Light mode in GUI.

There should be option where user can switch from currently available Dark mode user interface to light mode interface.
8 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Future consideration

Need integration app for Axonious

This is a show stopper as SOC team heavily leverages Axonious for asset management data enrichment during entire incident response in case management .

Changing column width in case management view.

Resizing the column in the view of open case ID , Name etc. Not enough info is visible on screen and not possible to scroll on right unless you put cursor on the bottom.

We need new Out of Box Integration app for RUMBLE

Rumble a tool for Infrastructure network discovery, we need to integrate with CP4S for case enrichment and some automation