Mobile Security - BlackBerry Devices


Following are some of the practical guidelines to secure BlackBerry devices. The list is based on the best practices and these are not universal rules.

  • Maintain a monitoring mechanism for network infrastructure on BlackBerry Enterprise Network.
  • Use BlackBerry Protect or other security apps for securing confidential data.
  • Use content protection feature for protecting data on BlackBerry Enterprise Network.
  • Use password encryption for protecting files on BlackBerry devices.
  • Enable SD-card/media card encryption for protecting data.
  • Enterprises should follow a security policy for managing BlackBerry devices.
  • Disable unnecessary applications from BlackBerry Enterprise Network.
  • Provide training on security awareness and attacks on handheld devices on BlackBerry Enterprise Network.

BlackBerry Device Tracking Tools


MobileTracker is the mobile tracking device for BlackBerry. It is a commercial version and can be downloaded from −

Some of the features are −

  • Easily records tracklogs and views them in Google Earth or publishes them with Google Maps.
  • Records a GPS tracklog.
  • Elevation and time can be tracked.
  • Easy one-click tracklog recording.
  • Extensive statistical information and background tracking.
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Position Logic Blackberry Tracker

Position Logic Blackberry tracker can be downloaded from −

Some of the features are −

  • Low-cost GPS tracking
  • Improved individual supervision
  • Eliminates side jobs
  • Reduces theft losses
  • Increases employee accountability
  • Easy deployment, installation, and license provisioning
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Mobile Spyware


mSpy is spy software to keep your children from doing things without you knowing. They will make you wish that you could track a cellphone without them knowing, just to make sure that they don’t act up. Whether it is going out with the wrong friends or causing trouble, you may want to turn that mobile phone of theirs into a spy phone. It can be downloaded and bought at



StealthGenie is another spyware and is a feature-rich and easy-to-use cellphone spy package for monitoring all activities on smartphones running on Android, iOS (iPhone) or BlackBerry.

StealthGenie has all the spy features you’d ever want. You’ll be able to read incoming and outgoing text messages, view call logs, read emails, track GPS location, spy on instant messenger chats, remotely monitor their phone, and listen to their live calls. It can be downloaded at