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"It's quite integratable so you can actually integrate and get IP malware and URL information. It also gives you some form of intelligence into what you're trying to investigate or what you're trying to understand."

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"As a threat intelligence tool, it's very helpful."

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"You have to look for the new information from X-Force. X-Force will provide it but you have to look for it. We need clearer visibility."

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"The solution would benefit from introducing automation."

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Top Answer:It's quite integratable so you can actually integrate and get IP malware and URL information. It also gives you some form of intelligence into what you're trying to investigate or what you're trying… more »
Top Answer:IBM has now gone the route they term Cloud Pak for Security . The IBM Cloud Pak for Security platform follows a modular pricing approach based on the size of a customer environment you are looking to… more »
Top Answer:Focusing on collecting tactical indicators of compromise (IOCs) like ,domains, IP addresses and hashes sin not enough– teams need to map or act . We need More context on phishing , malware , botnets… more »
Top Answer:As a threat intelligence tool, it's very helpful.
Top Answer:The pricing is quite high compared to other intelligence tools. The licensing is based on the user and also the amount of usage. It's expensive in terms of what you can get. You need to be a very… more »
Top Answer:The product is too big. The vast majority of data you have. You can run queries and you can get more data than you probably want, and you have to take a deep dive a lot of the time. The solution would… more »
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X-Force Exchange, X-Force
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Overview
IBM X-Force Exchange is a cloud-based threat intelligence sharing platform enabling users to rapidly research the latest security threats, aggregate actionable intelligence and collaborate with peers. IBM X-Force Exchange is supported by human- and machine-generated intelligence leveraging the scale of IBM X-Force.
Recorded Future arms security teams with threat intelligence powered by patented machine learning to lower risk. Our technology automatically collects and analyzes information from an unrivaled breadth of sources and provides invaluable context that’s delivered in real time and packaged for human analysis or instant integration with existing security technology.
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Fujitsu, Regions, SITA, St. Jude Medical, Accenture, T-Mobile, TIAA, Intel Security, Armor, Alert Logic, NTT, Splunk
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider25%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm4%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company23%
Comms Service Provider13%
Financial Services Firm10%
Government6%
Company Size
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Small Business20%
Midsize Enterprise26%
Large Enterprise54%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business18%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise64%
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IBM X-Force is ranked 7th in Threat Intelligence Platforms with 1 review while Recorded Future is ranked 2nd in Threat Intelligence Platforms with 1 review. IBM X-Force is rated 8.0, while Recorded Future is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of IBM X-Force writes "Speed threat assessment ,security investigations leveraging on real time actionable threat intel integrated to your Security Intelligence Platform". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Recorded Future writes "Great dashboard, pretty stable, and good at threat intelligence gathering". IBM X-Force is most compared with IBM QRadar, CrowdStrike Falcon, AT&T AlienVault USM, Splunk and Palo Alto Networks AutoFocus, whereas Recorded Future is most compared with ZeroFOX, Digital Shadows, CrowdStrike Falcon, ThreatConnect Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) and Flashpoint Intelligence Platform.

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