BlackBerry Messenger and Secure Work Space affected by Heartbleed security flaw in OpenSSL

clock

Security updates planned for BlackBerry Messenger and Secure Work Space - but most BlackBerry services don't use OpenSSL, says company

BlackBerry, the maker of security-hardened smartphones, is the latest vendor to be affected by the Heartbleed bug in the OpenSSL stack. BlackBerry senior vice president Scott Totzke has said tha...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

More on Chips and Components

Oxford researchers create the world's first ultra-fast, polarisation-based photonic chip. Image Credit: Oxford University

Oxford researchers create the world's first ultra-fast, polarisation-based photonic chip

The new chip is said to be 300 times faster and denser than present electronic chips

clock 20 June 2022 • 3 min read
Borealis quantum computer performs 9,000 years of calculation in microseconds. Image Credit: xanadu.ai

Borealis quantum computer performs 9,000 years of calculation in microseconds

It is accessible to everyone through Xanadu Cloud or Amazon Braket

clock 09 June 2022 • 2 min read
Samsung and Intel chiefs meet in Seoul to discuss potential chip collaboration

Samsung and Intel chiefs meet in Seoul to discuss potential chip collaboration

Meeting raises expectations of cooperation between Intel and Samsung as the race for next-generation processing technology intensifies

clock 31 May 2022 • 3 min read