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Scam of the day – March 2, 2013 – Blackberry security updates

March 2, 2013 Posted by Steven Weisman, Esq.

It isn’t just your computers that need security protection.  Your smart phone and other portable devices very much require security protection.  With more and more of us using our smart phones and other portable devices for financial transactions and to store sensitive personal information, it is critical that you keep your smart phone other portable devices password protected and patched with the latest security patches.  I describe this in great detail in my book “50 Ways to Protect Your Identity in a Digital Age.”  In fact, I wrote the book in order to inform people about essential information that they need to know to protect themselves in this digital age from identity theft.  Recently Blackberry issued an important security update that everyone who uses a Blackberry, such as myself, should follow.

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Here is a link to the information you need to update the security of your Blackberry: http://btsc.webapps.blackberry.com/btsc/viewdocument.do;jsessionid=FA0BAB0AA53227E5A060EE1BC7E8FAC9?externalId=KB33425&sliceId=1&cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&noCount=true&ViewedDocsListHelper=com.kanisa.apps.common.BaseViewedDocsListHelperImpl