Thursday, April 4, 2013

BlackBerry 10 suffers security approval setback

New BlackBerry OS likely less secure than iOS or Android--

BlackBerry 10 suffers security approval setback by UK gov't | ZDNet: "Summary: UPDATED: Despite a strong hold of the worldwide public sector market, the UK government doesn't believe the latest BlackBerry 10 software is safe enough for secure communications. For now, the only modern day smartphone capable of government use in the UK is the iPhone. The UK government may have deemed BlackBerry 10 not as secure as previous iterations of the smartphone platform. It comes at a time when the Canadian smartphone maker is attempting to claw back vital market share in order to compete with rival smartphone makers, while at the same time aggressively targeting the enterprise and government market with its BlackBerry branding. . . . " (read more at link above)

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