Security notice issued from BlackBerry for OpenSSL FREAK vulnerability

BlackBerry is issued a issued a security notice via the BlackBerry Knowledge Base for the OpenSSL vulnerability known as “FREAK”. On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, researchers announced a new SSL/TLS vulnerability called the FREAK attack. It allows an attacker to intercept HTTPS connections between vulnerable clients and servers and force them to use weakened encryption, […]

BlackBerry response to OpenSSL “Heartbleed” vulnerability

BlackBerry has started to address the OpenSSL “Heartbleed” vulnerability in their new BlackBerry Knowledge Base article. BlackBerry states: This security notice addresses the OpenSSL® vulnerability that was announced on April 7, 2014. BlackBerry® customers can rest assured that while BlackBerry continues to investigate, we have determined that BlackBerry® smartphones, BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5 and BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 are not affected […]