BlackBerry Seen As Major Security Threat In United Arab Emirates

Following Bahrain and India's threats of legal action against RIM earlier this year, the United Arab Emirates is claiming BlackBerry phones are a threat to national security due to the fact that all of the data is stored overseas, thus making it more difficult for the UAE to spy on its citizens' communication - or monitor worrying mentions of national security. [Yahoo]


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    With the way Australia is going with the internet filter, Blackberrys, no, make that all phones capable of email, internet or anything that can't be monitored personally by Sen Conroy, will be banned. You all think I say this in jest, well, let it happen and just wait and see....

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