The official statement from Research In Motion (RIM) regarding the recent spyware roll-out by Etisalat. It includes information on how users can protect themselves and an link to the official RIM removal tool
BlackBerry app. that hides itself from your handheld and steals a copy of your inbound and outbound mail. This is a privacy risk. Do not install unless you’ve spoken with the author first. Contact him at: firstname.lastname@example.org
BlackBerry app. that will detect and reveal hidden programs and processes on the handheld.
A proof of concept application that I wrote to accompany the presentation I made at Hack In The Box (see below)
beg - BlackBerry Event Grepper
A command line tool to extract and parse event logs from a BlackBerry connected via USB [Linux only]
The presentation I gave on BlackBerry Spyware at Hack In The Box Security Conference in Kuala Lumpur, October 2009
The presentation I gave on Defeating Malware and Forensics on BlackBerry handhelds at IDSECCONF in Surabaya, Indonesia in 2013
The talk I gave at IDSECCONF on defeating malware & forensics on BlackBerry devices.