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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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Wrong parser for IBM Informix Audit source

On the IBM website you can download a parser for the IBM Informix Audit source version DSM-IbmInformixAudit-7.4-20191111023154.noarch. This parser does not properly parse events related to IBM Informix Audit sources from version greater than 11. A...
9 days ago in QRadar Integration (DSM, Scanners, Rules, Reports) 1 Future consideration

Universal Connector for Hadoop in the Cloud

I currently monitor Hadoop on-prem with Guardium, but this environment is in the process of being migrated to AWS, where EC2 will not be deployed so that I can install the agent and monitor it. I opened a ticket with IBM to check compatibility and...
8 days ago in Guardium Data Protection / IBM Guardium Other 0 Submitted
132 VOTE

QRadar Community Edition (CE) version 7.5.0 or later

Several users have created support forum requests for an update to QRadar Community Edition (CE) to bring the release up to a newer QRadar version. I discussed this issue with Product Management (PM) and the goal of this Idea is for users to vote ...
7 months ago in QRadar Security Info and Event Management 49 Future consideration

QRadar SSD storage capacity on our xx48 appliances to match the storage of our xx29 appliances

This customer has a single AIO 3148 appliance and 1 QNI collector and because the 3148 has so little storage yet the highest EPS limit and they have HA and DR requirements, they are required to purchase and maintain 10 appliances. 1 xx48 with 1429...
8 days ago in Cloud Pak for Security: QRadar 2 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...
about 2 months ago in QRadar SOAR / Look & feel 2 Under review

Allow an application instance (please see idea RIRP-I-1278) to be deployed among multiple AppHosts using load balancing algorithms.

As described in ideas RIRP-I-1240 and RIP-I-1278, counting on the ability to install multiple instances of multiple versions of apps would enable a lot of configuration possibilities. If the ability to deploy every instance among different AppHost...
5 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Administration 0 Submitted

Add the ability to deploy multiple application instances, even of different versions.

If we could deploy many instances of each app, we could have different instances with different configurations and benefit from each one based on different needs.
5 days ago in QRadar SOAR / Administration 1 Submitted

Platform OS version filter

On the Endpoints tab and advanced filtering option, there's the option to filter on Platform OS type. Customer is missing the option to filter on OS version.
8 days ago in Endpoint Detection and Response, ReaQta 0 Submitted

Add a feature to Oracle JDBC logsource to restrict the query impact on table

When an Oracle JDBC logsource is created and it runs the initial SELECT, it queries the whole table that configured and it can be pretty consuming in case of busy DBs. It would be important to have an option that can limit the scope of the query (...
8 days ago in QRadar Security Info and Event Management 0 Submitted

Need DSM for Azure Monitor Agent Logs

Azure Monitor Agent can be installed on all Windows devices in order to collect logs no matter where the device is located in the world. The logs would flow from the Azure Monitor agent installed on hybrid endpoints to a log analytics workspace an...
about 2 months ago in QRadar Integration (DSM, Scanners, Rules, Reports) 3 Planned for future release