Tag: Security

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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Mike Lazaridis In Interview, Or Not

April 14, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Mike Lazaridis, one of RIM’s co-CEO’s, hasn’t had very stellar interviews lately. I can’t say that I blame him, with analysts and critics and their negative tones, who wouldn’t feel the irritation? With the tablet competition coming up, the Android devices coming into play, the Pwn2Own convention which exploited the webkit browser, not to even […]

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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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A Closer Look At NetQin Anti-Virus v4.0, Free Anti-Virus For BlackBerry

March 28, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

It’s not that it’s a necessity for Anti-Virus at this point on a BlackBerry. But NetQin is more than just anti-virus. I’ve been using it since launch and wanted to share with our readers my impressions of it. So what is NetQin and what makes it an app you’d want?

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NetQin Antivirus v4.6 FREE BETA Available in the BlackBerry App World

March 23, 2011 | By | 7 Comments

There are several anti-virus mobile software apps available, and a few are for the BlackBerry. NetQin was founded in 2005 and has been available to other devices with the following solutions based on cloud-computing: anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, privacy protection, and data backup and recovery, and data management and used by 72 million users. NetQin was […]

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Winners Of The PrivacyStar Giveaway Announced!

March 15, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

We ran our contest for the PrivacyStar subscriptions and we have three winners. We’d like to thank First Orion for the contest as well as our readers for participating and congratulate them on their prizes. And the winners are…

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Three Security Researchers Reveal Multiple Webkit Browser Vulnerabilities at Pwn2Own 2011

March 11, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The Pwn2Own hacking contest first began in 2007. It’s a contest where hackers can reveal vulnerabilities and gives the security community a chance to see their flaws and fix them. With BlackBerry OS 6 came the webkit browser, which has been exposed as being vulnerable. Check out what happened at the CanSecWest conference.

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Review: BlackBerry Protect v1.0.10.25

March 9, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

We were really excited to be able to be part of the beta program.  This should be one of the first things you download out of BlackBerry App World if you haven’t already. BlackBerry Protect is designed to give you that  extra protection by protecting your information on your device should it go missing. And […]

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SmrtGuard For BlackBerry v2.87, Be On Your Guard

March 8, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

In honor of NCPW, I’m reminding you of some of the great applications that are out there and available for your BlackBerry. SmrtGuard is one of my faves. It’s one of the ultimate security apps for your phone, giving you peace of mind. Check it out…

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Hot! PrivacyStar Giveaway For Our Readers In Honor Of National Consumer Protection Week

March 5, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

A big thanks goes out to PrivacyStar for giving us three subscriptions to give to our readers in a giveaway.This app is a great app that protects you from receiving unwanted calls and allows you to file complaints for unwanted calls.  PrivacyStar subscribers just passed a great milestone, check it out…

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Call Box By The Jared Company Protects Your Info From Those You Let Borrow Your Phone

March 5, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Do you ever lend your friends and family your cell phone wherever you’re at? Maybe you’re the one who has service when others don’t. In any case, do you ever worry that someone might be going through your phone (like your boyfriend or girlfriend)? Now there’s an app available that will allow you to lend […]

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BullGuard Mobile Antivirus Security, Free Antivirus For The First 5000 To Sign Up!

December 22, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

BullGuard announced they have BullGuard Mobile Security and it’s available for BlackBerry devices as well. The Mobile Security is $29.99 for a year subscription. The special offer is for the first 5000 mobile enthusiasts who sign up, for a six month free subscription. What are the features?

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