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Old 06-20-2008, 11:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone know if Blackberry PIN to PIN uses the same encryption as email?

I assume SMS / MMS have nothing as it's over the carrier network?

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Old 06-20-2008, 11:48 AM   #2 (permalink)
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BlackBerry PIN-to-PIN is not encrypted like email. It uses a public key system, unless you force Peer-to-Peer encryption on the BES. This locks users to sending Pin messages only to other users on the same BES.
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I set PIN-to-PIN pee-to-peer key on 10 blackberry 8830 devices, but now I am having problems although devices are in the same group registered with same server but a couple of them always cannot send pin messags to others, it says NO MATCHING on screen even though i tried to remove key but still problems seems like pin messaging messed up!
Any idea guys how i can implement pin to pin public key in a proper way?

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Old 06-21-2008, 06:17 AM   #4 (permalink)
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BlackBerry PIN-to-PIN is not encrypted like email. It uses a public key system, unless you force Peer-to-Peer encryption on the BES. This locks users to sending Pin messages only to other users on the same BES.
You and your damned complete answers

RIM calls public PIN to PIN messages "scrambled"
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That's me for ya. I like to explain things, less questions later

"Scrambled" huh, I like scrambled, well eggs anyways
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