RIM Chief Fires Back Over Data Demands

by Volker Weber

"This is about the Internet," Mr. Lazaridis said. "Everything on the Internet is encrypted. This is not a BlackBerry-only issue. If they can't deal with the Internet, they should shut it off."

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"Everything on the internet is encrypted". Are you sure? I mean, really, really sure?

Erm....this comment isn't.

Darren Duke, 2010-08-05

Why would it. It's public. But stuff that isn't public is indeed encrypted.

Volker Weber, 2010-08-05

Interesting read on blackberry security model: Link

Mirel Popa, 2010-08-06

And I really hope this isn't true...

Chris Linfoot, 2010-08-06

Posturing on the part of RIM, it seems that they ended up giving in....

http://www.dailyfinance.com/story/rim-deal-saudi-arabia-access-blackberry-user-data/19584847/

Revenue, privacy, revenue, privacy hummmmm, in the end the went for revenue.....

Joel Demay, 2010-08-07

If the rest of the story is as accurate as "all servers have been in Canada" you can forget it.

Volker Weber, 2010-08-07

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