BlackBerry looks into Heartbleed vulnerability



Since news broke out regarding the Heartbleed bug, many BlackBerry users also wanted to know if they were at risk. Just recently, the Canadian smartphone company released a statement that claimed that it is currently investigating this vulnerability. It attempted to pacify its clients by saying that all BlackBerry smartphones, BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 and BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 are not affected from the OpenSSL issue. Here’s the list of affected software:

  • BBM for iOS and Android
  • Secure Work Space for iOS and Android
  • BlackBerry Link for Windows
  • BlackBerry Link for Mac OS

With this bug, normally protected information could be leaked. A fix, however, was released for the affected BlackBerry products.


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