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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.

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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,

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

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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.

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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.

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Verify Governance

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The customer requires Admin Roles (tabs) order should be adjustable in Request center .

The customer requires Admin Roles (tabs) order should be adjustable in Request center . This is extremely important for customer's end users to have tabs presented in specific order in Request Center. It means that when user has 3 Admin Role...
4 days ago in Verify Governance 0 Submitted

Rename Active Directory account Account ID/eruid/sAMAccountName

Changing username is quite common, usually when the user marries and his/hers surname changes, so we need to know which classes and how to use them to achieve the same effect as changing the Account ID in AGC -> Manage -> Users -> Account...
15 days ago in Verify Governance 0 Submitted

Increasing the maximum number of "Not equivalent to last Password" value when creating the password policy

We're suggesting an increase of value in the "Not equivalent to last Password" setting when creating a Password policy. Current maximum value that we're able to set is 20. We have come across more complex password policies that clients are using a...
20 days ago in Verify Governance 0 Future consideration

Attribute Based Assign Roles must be not requestable via workflow

Some specific entitlements must be not assignable from workflow even if they are visible user's groups. For instance: entitlements that are assigned by custom attribute based hierarchies or by any other attribute based procedure (like custom jobs)...
about 2 months ago in Verify Governance 3 Under review

Error Popup due workflow preaction rules must be customizable

Using workflow preaction rule is possible to implement validity check on data inserted in the request. When the check fails it is possible to open an error pop up throwing an exception, the exception description is used in the pop-up as error de...
about 2 months ago in Verify Governance 2 Future consideration

Group created by hierarchy will raise Live events

when refreshing hierarchy, when new nodes are added (new groups), events: IN --> create ORG unit INTERNAL --> Create Group should be triggered.
3 months ago in Verify Governance 2 Under review

API For Access Risk Controls

Access Risk controls include Business Activities and Risks objects which client has to maintain and update regularly in order to use the module effectively. Our clients which have many divisions, departments, especially in banking business have to...
12 months ago in Verify Governance 3 Future consideration

Allowed entitlement selection

When we move a user to an OU, We removing old entitlements from user and asign new OU default entitlements using UtilAction.moveUser(sql, userBean, orgUnitBean,2) parameter. But we want to give exception for some special groups. This kind of group...
10 months ago in Verify Governance 6 Is a defect

External Roles should support permissions with rights values.

This is a topic that requires some context. Intro is long but issue is simple. IBM Security Verify Governance has a multi layered entitlement structure. All kind of entitlements from any integrated system is represented by these 4 objects. Permiss...
7 months ago in Verify Governance 1 Future consideration

SAP ARC Adapter Has to be Refreshed

Verify governance has a special, more detailed risks module just for SAP. This module is clearly visible on the homepage, has its own documentation and highly appraised by IBM and even, Gartner. In order to use this module we have to install a spe...
12 months ago in Verify Governance 0 Future consideration