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IBM Data and AI Ideas Portal for Customers

This portal is to open public enhancement requests against products and services offered by the IBM Data & AI organization. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (

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Created on Jan 18, 2023

Encrypt data in transit to DB

per corporate audit finding connections from application must be encrypted, and connection strings modified to use encryption between application and database.

Needed By Quarter
  • Admin
    Craig Rector
    Feb 24, 2023

    Encryption of data at rest as well as data in flight is based upon the transport layer protocols, and underlying middleware and environments (i.e. encrpyted storage, SSL, etc.) In FTM for RHOS, there are no gaps in this area that i am aware of so I believe we are in good shape on this item. If not, please let me know of a specific area where there is concern.