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Old 03-18-2010, 12:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am not certain about using my BB Messanger - is it hacker free? I have read threads that say it is very difficult to hack a BB but I want to make certain. I am new to the BB and don't like my personal chats out for the world. Paranoid - maybe, but in my line of work I don't want my info exposed to the world.

Any words of advice?
Old 03-18-2010, 07:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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To date, the berry has never been hacked....

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BB Messenger is probably as secure as anything like it can be. You, or the person you are chatting with, is the bigger risk. Use a password on your device with a reasobably short timeout and don't leave it laying around.
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