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Old 08-19-2009, 02:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have heard that all the activity on BB handheld having BES has been monitored.Does this mean that all the websites one see and all the threds one post on any websites and all chats ans mails are also been monitored and watched?

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Old 08-19-2009, 02:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No.
Only certain things can be monitored, and no i dont know what they are.
there is a website around somewhere that mentions it
try looking in the BBFAQ to see if there is a mention of it.
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Old 08-19-2009, 02:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I think this is what you're looking for:

What does BES see; what can be tracked/logged?
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Old 08-19-2009, 02:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
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The advice I always give is if you are worried about whether or not what you are doing will be tracked, then don't do it. IMHO, it is best to use a company provided device ONLY for company business. If you feel the need to use it for personal means, then carry a personal device for that.
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thanks ,but i am just concerned about browser activity do they monitor it?
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do they monitor which websites i visit?
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Look at post #3.
Click the link.
Read the results.
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That's much too difficult.
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do they monitor which websites i visit?
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thanks ,but i am just concerned about browser activity do they monitor it?
Maybe you should ask "them"....."They" know what they actually monitor...

That is, of course if you don't believe what juwaack68 took the time to post and provided a link for you....
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I think this is what you're looking for:

What does BES see; what can be tracked/logged?
Great post. Very clearly spells it all out. I've bookmarked it.
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Old 08-23-2009, 03:57 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I hate to be a stick in the mud but if your working for the carrier as I am, all internet usage and web pages visited are fully monitored. My company also blocks any site they deem unnecessary for business use at the carrier level before it even gets to RIM. Ixxx8217;m not sure the average company has this ability and may be limited as stated in the Port1301 information. As Dubdub said , carry your own device.
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Old 08-23-2009, 05:26 PM   #12 (permalink)
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The avererage company does have the ability to block web usage from a phone on the BES. Just like on my company computer, I can't visit web sites they block. I can't install software they don't authorize. In short, it's their phone not mine so they control what it does and doesn't do. I don't know if I can add my personal email account to my company BB because I've never tried. That's what my personal BB is for. Facebook and everything that is not company related is on my personal BB. Period. Even if they furnished a BB that was fully open and not locked down and explicitly allowed personal use, I think I would still keep it all separate.
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Old 08-24-2009, 07:57 AM   #13 (permalink)
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My corporate BB is fully open and I know the BES admin and therefore I know that they don't really care. I still keep my personal stuff on a separate BB. You never know when policies may change or your employer might be digging for excuses.
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