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Pamela Cobb

Market Segment Manager, IBM X-Force and Security Intelligence

Pamela Cobb directs product marketing activities for the IBM X-Force and Threat Protection offerings developing messaging, collateral, website content. She came to IBM through the acquisition of Internet Security Systems, where she managed the Competitive Intelligence function. Elsewhere in IBM, Pam has worked in database marketing and market insights focusing on Midmarket and Hardware products She's earned the IBM Forward Thinker Award and IBM Global Best Database Marketing Practice Award, and has been published in the Journal of Competitive Intelligence.

Written By Pamela Cobb

On the Passing of Michael Hamelin

IBM would like to honor Michael Hamelin, a former X-Force employee who was tragically killed in an automobile accident in December 2014.

IBM X-Force Still Ahead of the Threat 86,000 Vulnerabilities Later

IBM X-Force has evolved to meet the needs of the changing security market, developing ahead-of-the-threat protection strategies and educating clients.

Grabbing the Heartbleed Vulnerability by the (Long) Tail

The Heartbleed vulnerability in the OpenSSL library is so pervasive that the long tail of impact is expected to last at least two years.

Intrusion Prevention and the Seven-Year Itch

Intrusion prevention technology has had to continuously evolve in the past seven years to meet today's network security needs.