The Land Rover Defender featuring BlackBerry Cylance on display at CES 2020. Photo by Tom Li.

Published: December 1st, 2020


ITWC Morning Briefing, August 20, 2020 – CRA hack fallout, BlackBerry’s 5G phone, plus more

To keep up with the firehose of news and press releases, we’ve decided to deliver some extra news to you...

August 20th, 2020 Alex Coop

BlackBerry launches open-source tool to help reverse engineer malware

After being open-sourced on GitHub since last week, BlackBerry made it official yesterday by releasing its new Python-based app to...

August 4th, 2020 Alex Coop

BlackBerry QNX now in 175 million cars

BlackBerry says its QNX suite is now in 175 million cars, up from the 150 million it announced at CES...

June 24th, 2020 Tom Li

Shopify, BlackBerry, and Ontario to help Canada launch contact tracing app

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is encouraging Canadians to download a new contact tracing app built on top of a...

June 18th, 2020 Alex Coop

Bell now offers BlackBerry Protect to business and government customers

Bell today announced that it has become a BlackBerry’s Mobile Threat Defense (MTD) partner and in turn now offers the...

June 16th, 2020 Tom Li

BlackBerry researchers say China-affiliated groups have infiltrated Linux systems for years

Linux administrators are on high alert after BlackBerry researchers announced five threat groups linked to the Chinese government have been...

April 9th, 2020 Howard Solomon

The COVID-19 pandemic will forever change how we work

The COVID-19 crisis is not only forcing organizations to accelerate their digital transformations. It’s also causing a “worker transformation,” according...

April 9th, 2020 Cindy Baker

A wakeup call for organizations to revisit business continuity plans

Organizations around the world are discovering that their business continuity plans aren’t prepared for a global crisis of the scale...

April 2nd, 2020 IT World Canada

BlackBerry releases updates to SecuSUITE for Government and AtHoc Crisis Communication

Today, BlackBerry announced updates to its SecuSUITE for Government and AtHoc Crisis Communication solutions. Related: https://www.itworldcanada.com/article/blackberry-secusuite-for-government-now-meets-u-s-standard-for-voice-encryption/394989 “We have a long...

March 4th, 2020 Buckley Smith