Cracking the BlackBerry with a $100 Key

 
 
By Ryan Naraine  |  Posted 2006-11-30
 
 
 

rim_logo.jpg The security model of that BlackBerry on your hip isn't holding up very well to third-party scrutiny.

According to a white paper by John O'Connor, a researcher on Symantec's security response team, hackers can pay $100 for an API developer key that can open doors to the theft of data from Research in Motion's BlackBerry devices.

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