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Status Not under consideration
Categories Security
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 26, 2021

Perform periodic scans of the information system and real-time scans of files from external sources as files are downloaded, opened or executed

External users can upload files to a mailbox. However, the files are not scanned for malicious content in mailbox.

More Info - Perform periodic scans of the information system and real-time scans of files from external sources as files are downloaded, opened or executed.

What is your industry? Aerospace & Defense
How will this idea be used?

This use case is important as security is at risk, for not scanning files from external sources.

  • Admin
    Ryan Wood
    Mar 31, 2022

    Hello, thank you for taking the time to provide your ideas to IBM. We truly value our relationship with you and appreciate your willingness to share details about your experience, your recommendations, and ideas.


    IBM has evaluated the request and has determined that it cannot be implemented at this time or does not align with our current strategy or roadmap.


    Another option may be to partner SFG with IBM Sterling Secure Proxy which has recently introduced ICAP support and has futuer intentions to deliver DLP capabilities.


    Custom business processes could potentialy be a soltion as well, with user exits to do period scans. IBM Services can provide further guidance. If you would like to discuss this requiremetn with them please let your sales team know or respond to this thread.


    Thanks again.

  • Guest
    Nov 15, 2021

    Hi Team,


    Any update on the requested idea? This is kind of bit urgent for us.


    Thanks & Regards,

    Lavanya