CHAPTER 5BlackBerry Security


BlackBerry devices are produced by Research In Motion (RIM), a Canadian company who first introduced the BlackBerry in 1999 as a messaging pager and PDA that could be used to access corporate e-mail. In 2002, the BlackBerry 5810 was the first device to add phone features. RIM designs all BlackBerry devices and produces the proprietary BlackBerry OS. The first BlackBerry devices had a distinctively boxy shape with a full QWERTY keyboard and side-mounted scroll wheel. The combination of a complete keyboard, enterprise management features, and robust e-mail integration have made the BlackBerry very popular.

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