[Dshield] Thoughts on Blackberry Security?
Fitton, Robert (Bob)
Rfitton at laborready.com
Wed Oct 6 21:04:34 GMT 2004
On Wed Oct 6, Wayne Beckham said:
>SOOOOO, their email, is being sent clear text.
>Problem #2 - I read that a blackberry has no passwords,
>local data encryption, etc.
>a stolen blackberry is a thief's dream.
I'm new to the blackberry recently issued to me, but it does have a
password. It times out and locks after a preset length of idle time
(max is one hour - I have to keep unlocking the damn thing). How good
it is (whether you can get around it easily) I do not know.
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