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Gemalto on SIM card encryption issues: Case closed, job done

If you were following the SIM card encryption key news stories buzzing around, you’ll have recognised that industry heavyweight, Gemalto, was mentioned quite a bit. They’ve done their analysis and published their findings — and it makes excellent reading. Here are the key bullet points: The investigation into the intrusion methods described in the document and the sophisticated […]

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RIM’s statement on the UAE/Dubai Government Tantrums

In case anyone is looking for a perspective from RIM/BlackBerry on recent news in the Gulf, I got this in from their PR team this morning: – – – – – RIM has spent over a decade building a very strong security architecture to meet our enterprise customers’ strict security requirements around the world. It […]

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India counting down to BlackBerry ban?

If you’ve got a BlackBerry, you might want to hold off taking it on holiday to India for a while. According to Reuters, representatives from the country’s mobile operators are meeting with government officials to discuss the possible security implications around RIM’s mobile email service. Apparently, the government is so concerned, the idea of a […]