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IBM Security Support Resources - Infrastructure Protection



A collection of support resources for IBM Security Infrastructure Protection products.


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IBM Security product documentation, online training and other helpful resources can be accessed by clicking the links below:
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IBM Security License Key Center
IBM Security's Threat and Infrastructure Protection products utilize the IBM Security License Key and Download Center (LKC) for license key management. The LKC can be accessed by clicking the link above or via:

Licensing Issues? Review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document for solutions to the most common licensing issues.
IBM Security Appliance Support and Service
What type of support and / or service is available for IBM Security Network Protection, SiteProtector and Access Manager for Web appliances? (also known as Advance Hardware Exchange or RMA)?

IBM Security Appliance Machine Exchange Service

Special offerings are available for Network Protection Appliances in Japan. For more information, please consult this web page:

Contacting IBM Software Support
Submit problems or questions online with IBM Service Request (SR) - IBM Service Request

New to Service Request (SR)? Watch this brief instructional video - IBM Service Request streamlined problem submission

SR online is the preferred and most efficient method to request service or support for your IBM Security Infrastructure Protection software and appliances. SR allows you to submit all of the pertinent information about your problem, including logs or other files.

Did you know you can also use your mobile device to submit / update / review your Service Requests and PMRs? For more information, see Using IBM Service Request on your mobile device.

Telephone / voice access - visit the IBM Directory of worldwide contacts to find the number for your location. When contacting IBM Support by telephone, always choose the option for Software Support. You will be required to provide your IBM Customer Number (ICN) and company name to ensure you receive the level of support and / or service to which you are entitled.

Related information

IBM Support Handbooks

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Security IBM Security Access Manager for Web
Security IBM Security Network Active Bypass
Security IBM Security Network Controller
Security IBM Security Network Protection
Security IBM Security SiteProtector System
Security Proventia Virtualized Network Security Platform
Security IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile Not Applicable
Security IBM Security Web Gateway AMP 5100
Security IBM QRadar Network Security

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System

Software version: 4.6.1, 4.6.2

Operating system(s): Firmware

Reference #: 1447087

Modified date: 24 March 2017

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