BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-17-2010, 11:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Model: Tour
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Blackberry Messanger on my Tour

Please Login to Remove!

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?
Offline  
Old 03-18-2010, 06:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Master
 
dankarlinski's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Model: 1
Carrier: 1
Posts: 3,391
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (White and Nerdy)

To date, the berry has never been hacked....

Peace of mind restored.
Offline  
Old 03-18-2010, 09:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
BlackBerry God
 
aiharkness's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Florida Panhandle
Model: Z10
OS: 10.2.1
Carrier: T-Mobile USA
Posts: 13,733
Post Thanks: 15
Thanked 500 Times in 487 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted

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.
__________________
- Ira
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On





Copyright 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.