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Old 10-14-2004, 05:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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RIM provided a fix in newer OS. Vulnerability downgraded to MEDIUM.

Original engadget has error. No buffer overflow condition, no loss of data -- just a device reboot because a watchdog timer times out.

There's almost no RAM in a BlackBerry -- messages are stored in flash ROM "on the fly", and messages are not lost during a reboot or battery removable.
Mark Rejhon
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