Blackberry Security Takes Another Hit

What is interesting about this article is not the fact that the U.S. and British spy agencies were intercepting data from foreign dignitaries. The ongoing abuse of the Echelon system to spy on non-military communications makes this sort of thing completely unsurprising. What is interesting is that the platform that was easiest to target was the Blackberry.

Remember when the gang in Waterloo used to trumpet the security of their system? Remember when senior IT managers held on to that belief as a way to deny the use of superior platforms on their corporate networks? It all seems so long ago …

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