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Old 03-17-2008, 07:37 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by GadgetGuru72 View Post
Especially in light of the issues referenced above with the escape key closing out of the program, I think it would be incredibly useful if the program could send an e-mail to a designated e-mail address to confirm the wipe.
You know, when I wrote the above I wasn't even thinking of the security implications; if you can launch the app (which was already in the task list, running) and simply hit the ESC key to cause it to exit - without logging in with your password - then anyone who steals a BB that has half a clue would be able to disable the remote wipe software with two or three keyclicks. Oops.

(let's hope this was maybe a bug with the app running on a 8320 or something, not the intended design)
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