What it can do for your business

The IBM X-Force Exchange Commercial API provides programmatic access to external threat intelligence to help contextualize security events. As a companion offering to the IBM X-Force Exchange collaborative platform, this API uses open standards to help speed time to action.
IBM X-Force Exchange Commercial API

Get latest threat intelligence

Get data necessary for security investigations – from threat indicators to higher order information such as actors, campaigns, attack techniques and more.

Integrate with other solutions

Programmatically access information using STIX and TAXII standards as well as through a RESTful API in JSON format.

Gain access to investigations

Save time and money by accessing investigations from IBM X-Force's research team and members of the security community.

Key Features

  • Interactive API Documentation
  • Integrated Threat Intelligence
  • Access Active Investigations
  • Use STIX/TAXII Open Standards

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • EU-US Privacy Shield and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework
  • ISO 27001
  • ISO 27017
  • ISO 27018

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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API keys
API keys
Swagger documentation
Swagger documentation
FAQ support
FAQ support

Which option is right for you?

  • Free Edition


    Free, non-commercial usage of up to 5,000 records per month for querying across the range of threat information from X-Force Exchange.

  • Free Trial


    30 day, free, unlimited trial to leverage the full features of the Commercial API and test integrations with other systems prior to making a purchase.

  • Commercial API


    Designed for integrations and commercial applications with increased usage requirements, sold in packs of 10,000 records.

  • Commercial API - Enterprise


    Straightforward entitlement for enterprise usage of the X-Force Exchange Commercial API

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