Canadian Government Pans BlackBerry PIN-to-PIN Security

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BlackBerry smartphones may not be as secure as users think, according to a memo that Canada’s Public Safety department sent to government workers recently.

The memo was obtained by Postmedia News under Canada’s freedom of information law. The Canadian news agency reported this week that the one-page note distributed in January by the Public Safety department’s cyber-security unit singled out PIN-to-PIN messaging as “the most vulnerable method of communicating on a BlackBerry.”

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