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IBM Security IBM Security offers one of the most advanced and integrated portfolios of enterprise security products and services. The portfolio, supported by world-renowned IBM X-Force® research, enables organizations to effectively manage risk and defend against emerging threats. IBM operates one of the world’s broadest security research, development and delivery organizations, monitors 35 billion security events per day in more than 130 countries, and holds more than 3,000 security patents. For more information, please visit, follow @IBMSecurity on Twitter or visit the IBM Security Intelligence blog.

News releases
Date Title
29 Jan 2018 IBM Future of Identity Study: Millennials Poised to Disrupt Authentication Landscape
20 Jun 2017 IBM & Ponemon Institute: Cost of a Data Breach Dropped 10 Percent Globally in 2017 Study
19 Jun 2017 IBM Opens European X-Force Command Center in Poland
13 Jun 2017 IBM Brings Identity-as-a-Service to Hybrid Cloud Environments
08 Jun 2017 IBM Recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management Suites
31 May 2017 Cisco and IBM Join Forces to Tackle Cybercrime
30 May 2017 IBM Launches Cybersecurity Skills Initiative for “New Collar” Jobs
25 May 2017 IBM Security Launches New Capabilities to Help Clients with Impending EU General Data Protection Regulation
11 May 2017 IBM Watson for Cyber Security Powers Smarttech’s Security Operation Center
11 May 2017 BSE Selects IBM to Build and Manage New Security Operations Center
10 May 2017 IBM Names Top Security Elements for Hybrid Cloud Adoption in Banks
06 May 2017 IBM Security Executives to Present at KuppingerCole European Identity & Cloud Conference
06 May 2017 IBM Experts Present New Industry Strategies at Interop ITX in Las Vegas
05 May 2017 IBM Scientist Named Fellow by International Association for Cryptologic Research
29 Apr 2017 IBM Named a Leader for its Security Solution in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
27 Apr 2017 IBM X-Force: Financial Services Most Targeted By Cybercriminals in 2016
19 Apr 2017 IBM Security App Exchange Now Features Over 90 Custom Applications
05 Apr 2017 IBM Security Shares Tips To Stay Safe This Tax Season
31 Mar 2017 New IBM X-Force Study Finds Leading Financial Malware Spread Globally in 2016
29 Mar 2017 IBM X-Force Finds Historic Number Of Records Leaked And Vulnerabilities Disclosed In 2016
24 Mar 2017 SIX Leverages IBM Watson for Cognitive Security Operations Center
20 Mar 2017 IBM Automates Compliance Controls and Data Security for Multi-Cloud Workloads
20 Mar 2017 IBM Taps Watson to Help Manage & Protect Business Devices
09 Mar 2017 IBM QRadar Named as a Leader in Security Analytics Platforms by Independent Research Firm
13 Feb 2017 IBM Delivers Watson for Cyber Security to Power Cognitive Security Operations Centers
03 Feb 2017 IBM Closes Acquisition of Agile 3 Solutions
23 Jan 2017 IBM Security Plans to Acquire Agile 3 Solutions to Help the C-Suite Manage Data Risk
16 Nov 2016 IBM Invests $200M to Help Clients Respond to Cybersecurity Incidents
16 Nov 2016 IBM and Ponemon Study Reveals Organizations Remain Unprepared to Respond to Cyberattacks
27 Oct 2016 IBM Security Adds Cognitive Behavioral Biometrics to Help Protect Banking Customers from Cybercrime
26 Sep 2016 IBM Provides Real-Time Payment Processing for Banks with new Financial Transaction Manager for Immediate Payments
14 Sep 2016 IBM Expands Global Footprint for Mobile Security and Management via the Cloud
02 Aug 2016 IBM Announces New Security Testing Group: “X-Force Red”
27 Jul 2016 IBM Security Tackles Insider Threats with User Behavior Analytics
15 Jun 2016 IBM & Ponemon Institute Study: Data Breach Costs Rising, Now $4 million per Incident
14 Jun 2016 SugarCRM Taps IBM Cloud for Enhanced Security, Privacy and Control
10 May 2016 IBM Watson to Tackle Cybercrime
10 May 2016 IBM and UMBC Collaborate to Advance Cognitive Cybersecurity
14 Apr 2016 IBM Honors 11 New Fellows for Outstanding Work in Cognitive, Cloud, Security and Healthcare
06 Apr 2016 IBM Security Closes Acquisition of Resilient Systems
29 Feb 2016 IBM Security To Expand Incident Response Capabilities With Plans To Acquire Resilient Systems
25 Feb 2016 Check Point and IBM Security Form Threat Prevention Alliance
17 Feb 2016 IBM Study Finds C-Suite and CISOs Not Aligned on How to Combat Cybercriminals
16 Feb 2016 IBM Unveils New Mainframe for Encrypted Hybrid Clouds
15 Jan 2016 IBM Acquires IRIS Analytics, Strengthening Fraud Detection Analytics
14 Dec 2015 IBM Recognized as a Leader in Enterprise Mobile Management
08 Dec 2015 IBM Security Launches App Exchange to Further Industry Collaboration against Cybercrime
04 Nov 2015 IBM Enhances Data Economics and Storage Security for the Cloud and Cognitive Era
12 Oct 2015 IBM Security Helps Financial Services Accelerate Global Threat Intelligence Sharing
05 Oct 2015 AT&T and IBM Team Up for Mobile Cloud Security
22 Sep 2015 IBM Helps Make “Bring Your Own” Cloud Apps Safe for Work
13 Aug 2015 IBM Achieves U.S. Government’s First FedRAMP Mobile Authorization
29 Jul 2015 IBM Security Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management
09 Jun 2015 IBM Listed as Fastest Growing Vendor in Gartner Worldwide Security Software Study, based on 2014 Revenue
27 May 2015 Ponemon Institute’s 2015 Global Cost of Data Breach Study Reveals Average Cost of Data Breach Reaches Record Levels
14 May 2015 More than 1,000 Organizations Join IBM to Battle Cybercrime
21 Apr 2015 IBM Brings Cyber Threat Analytics to The Cloud
16 Apr 2015 IBM Opens Threat Intelligence to Combat Cyber Attacks
19 Mar 2015 IBM Sponsored Study Finds Mobile App Developers Not Investing in Security
16 Mar 2015 IBM and If to Offer Protection Against Cyber-Threats for Commercial Customers
11 Feb 2015 IBM Security Finds Over 60 Percent of Popular Dating Apps Vulnerable to Hackers
28 Jan 2015 IBM Research Announces Cloud Breakthrough For Protecting Personal Data
18 Jun 2014 IBM Opens IT Security Operations Center in Costa Rica
30 May 2014 Made in IBM Labs: Patented IBM Invention Helps Eliminate Fraudulent Behavior in the Cloud
05 May 2014 IBM Advances Fight against Cyber Threats with Comprehensive Threat Protection System and Critical Data Protection Services
05 May 2014 Global Cost of Data Breach Increases by 15 percent, According to Ponemon Institute
18 Feb 2014 IBM Announces Security Forensics Capabilities to Help Protect Critical Data


  • IBM Watson Powered Cognitive SOC IBM Watson Powered Cognitive SOC

    Date added: 13 Feb 2017

    Security analysts at IBM X-Force Command Center are using Watson to augment their investigations into cybersecurity incidents. The company debuted Watson for Cyber Security, tapping a corpus of over 1 million security documents, to bring cognitive capabilities into security operations centers. (John Mottern/Feature Photo Service for IBM)

  • Havyn an IBM Security Research Project Havyn an IBM Security Research Project

    Date added: 13 Feb 2017

    IBM Security analyst are experimenting with a new Watson powered virtual assistant which uses voice response technology to better manage cybersecurity events. The project, code named Havyn, is looking at improvinge the efficiency of security analysts who manage thousands of events per day. (Credit: Myriad Media for IBM)

  • New IBM Security Headquarters in Cambridge MA with Industry’s First Commercial Cyber Range New IBM Security Headquarters in Cambridge MA with Industry’s First Commercial Cyber Range

    Date added: 16 Nov 2016

    IBM Security today announced a major expansion of its incident response capabilities, including new facilities, services and software as part of a $200 million investment made this year. These investments include a new global security headquarters in Cambridge, which features the industry’s first physical Cyber Range for the commercial sector, where participants experience preparing for and responding to cyber-attacks using live malware and real-world scenarios. (Credit: John Mottern/Feature Photo Service for IBM)

  • Students and IBM Train Watson for Security Students and IBM Train Watson for Security

    Date added: 10 May 2016

    IBM’s Chief Watson Security Architect Jeb Linton demonstrating to University of Maryland Baltimore County student Lisa Mathews how to teach IBM’s Watson the language of  security, Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Baltimore, MD. IBM will work with 8 universities to train Watson for Cyber Security, so that the next generation of security professionals can leverage the power of “cognitive” technology to defend against cyberattacks.  (Mitro Hood/Feature Photo Service for IBM)

  • Enhancing the World’s Most Secure System Enhancing the World’s Most Secure System

    Date added: 16 Feb 2016

    The z13s introduces new embedded mainframe security features with advanced cryptography features embedded in every chip core and tamper-resistant hardware-accelerated cryptographic coprocessor cards.William Santiago-Fernandez and Brian David Flores both worked to develop the system's embedded advanced cryptography in their roles as cryptographic hardware engineers at IBM's Poughkeepsie, NY site. (Feature Photo Service for IBM)

  • Is Your Dating App Breaking Your Heart? Infographic - Is Your Dating App Breaking Your Heart

    Date added: 11 Feb 2015

    Roughly 31 million Americans have used a dating site or an app, and 50% of companies have employees who use these apps on work devices. Many of them, however, have significant security vulnerabilities, opening up both companies and their employees to potential risk. (Credit: IBM)

  • Digital Dating Safety Infographic - Digital Dating Safety

    Date added: 11 Feb 2015

    IBM researchers analyzed 41 of the most popular dating apps, and found that 63% of them have major security risks. Though hackers can exploit vulnerabilities in dating apps in many ways, there are critical steps users and companies can take to protect themselves. (Credit: IBM)

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