Category: Security

To Sync or Not to Sync: Email Setup 101

March 19, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

It seems like BlackBerry phones are the negative target lately. I ran across an article by USA Today Tech entitled Tip: A Cautionary Tale of Syncing. The article concerns me, and I thought I would share the impression I got from it go over some basic email setup with our readers as well. ***Added test […]

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SmrtGuard Updates to Snap Secure v6.78.0 With New Name and New Icon

December 11, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

SmrtGuard updated, retaining the same great features but now sporting the name Snap Secure as they were acquired at the end of October by the Princeton, NJ company Exclaim Mobility, Inc. Exclaim Mobility, Inc is known for their cloud service apps. SmrtGuard is one of my have to have apps. Check out the details…

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Security App SmrtGuard Updated to v5.65 With OS 7 Support

September 8, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

I love SmrtGuard and was really happy to see an update for my new device. The app now supports OS 7 and it actually is screen-sized now. SmrtGuard is the security app that has several features in one app. It’s one of our favorite apps for our BlackBerry devices. Check it out…

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The Cold Hard Facts of Mobile Security With Do’s And Don’ts

August 13, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

We’ve been following the issue of mobile security. If you think about it, smartphones are computers with voice and just as vulnerable. While some phones are more susceptible than others, BullGuard let us know about an informative article on Mashable. Check it out…

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BlackBerry PlayBook Is Now The First U.S. Government FIPS Certified Tablet.

July 22, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

FIPS stands for Federal Information Processing Standard, and The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is now the first and only tablet so far to proudly hold that certification. That’s a really big achievement to hold, and another reason for RIM to stand proud. We’ll share the press release of the proud moment, and you can let us […]

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Review: SplashID Safe, Password Management Suite For BlackBerry

July 16, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

SplashData, one of the top developers of security applications for smartphones launched SplashID Safe in the BlackBerry App World this week. It takes the place of jotting down notes on sticky notes that are confidential and keeping them safe and close to you as your BlackBerry. Check it out…

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SmrtGuard Pro Yearly Subscription Special: Buy One, Get Two Free!

July 15, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

SmrtGuard is one of my favorite security apps for the BlackBerry, although they also have Android and iPhone versions as well. This special has been running for a while, and I wanted to make sure our readers take advantage of it. Check it out…

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Update: SmrtGuard Updated To v5.25 With Improvements, Fixes, And Added Support

June 10, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

I’m really excited over this update as previous versions didn’t acknowledge BlackBerry Maps but it now does. SmrtGuard is the mobile security app for your BlackBerry. There’s a lot of features included in this app and I am really liking the update and how the app works. Check it out…

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Celebrate SmrtGuard’s Two Year Anniversary With A Chance To Win A Prize!

May 31, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

It’s SmrtGuard’s Two Year Birthday, and they’re having a great giveaway to celebrate. First of all, downloading SmrtGuard is a win in itself, but check out the details of the contest and the prizes.

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Review: BullGuard Mobile Security 10 For BlackBerry v10.0.233

April 16, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Do you remember my post on the ZeuS trojan? With the issue of the ZeuS Trojan BlackBerry variant targeting BlackBerry devices, I set out on a mission. My mission was to seek the antivirus/security softwares that are capable of defending your BlackBerry from this and other malware. One such software is BullGuard. Check it out…

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RIM CO-CEO Jim Balsillie Talks About Email On Tablet And Security

April 15, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

The Wall Street Journal had an interview with Jim Balsillie, The Big Interview. He talks about the BlackBerry PlayBook, and it’s features. He speaks about email coming to the BlackBerry PlayBook as an application instead of going through the browser in about 60 days. He also speaks about Security regarding the questions of the BBC’s […]

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BlackBerry Devices Are Found To Be The New Target Of The ZeuS Trojan

April 8, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

I’ll first point out that while this story has broken out, there has been no statement or confirmation from RIM regarding the matter. ¬†We all know that there are no known viruses that affect a BlackBerry device, aside of the spyware that exists that must be installed to the device to function. SAARC at Trend […]

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