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Old 03-12-2007, 06:38 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Angry Security by obscurity?

Originally Posted by HuwSy
Then they wouldn't have such a secure device if they reveal how some of its communication protocols work surely.
Do you really think they're relying on security-by-obscurity? I hope not, because that wouldn't say much for the quality of their code.

Its getting there tho. I mean how many years after palm released devices was it before there was linux conduits made by reverse engineering, as palm never made them.
Sorry, I don't really care about RIM (as a company) or about what Palm has done. I just want the device - I payed for - to work with my Linux boxen. At present, the Pearl seems a victim of the "Vindows uber alles" mindset. Stupid, stupid, stupid!
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