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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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Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other

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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...

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
about 1 month ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Submitted

Support for Cloud Pak for Security on IBM Power hardware

There is a lot of interest in the Cloud Pak for Security, which currently doesn't run on Power, so does not give the IBM Power brand an opportunity to engage. With a string focus on Security as part of the IBM Power value proposition, especially f...
about 1 month ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Not under consideration

Include SOAR app documentation in app #cpfield

Currently customers have to know to go out to App Exchange to get/view the documentation for an app. Having a link to the documentation from the app in XDR/SOAR would provide a better user experience and not require the customer to navigate away f...
about 2 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Submitted

Qradar Proxy in app description is poor #cpfield

Customer expressed confusion between Qradar Proxy and Qradar Data Source. Requesting the description in app be updated to be more robust/descriptive to help customers understand the difference.
about 2 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 0 Under review

Idle time out settings for CP4S Users.

CP4S does not have an Idle Timeout, (i.e. where the session expires after a set period of inactivity). The only option available to configure is from the parameters set in the IBM Foundation Services platform but with this session expires regardle...

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

CP4S needs to be monitored by SOC team for any threat activity, but currently we are not able to forward CP4S application, security audit and SOAR logs to SIEM.

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...
3 months ago in Cloud Pak for Security: Platform + Connectors + Other 9 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.

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.