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Secure Wipe Delay After IT Policy Received IT policy rule


This rule specifies the length of time (in hours) that can elapse after receiving an IT policy update or an IT administration command that a BlackBerry® device deletes all user data. The permitted range is 2 through 720 hours.

Default value

The default value is Disabled.


Use this rule to require that a BlackBerry device that cannot receive IT policy updates or IT administration commands delete user data after a specific period of time.


If you configure this rule to prevent deleting user data unexpectedly, on the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server, in the IT Admin properties, configure the Policy Resend Interval to a lower value than the value that you configure in this rule.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Application Suite version 1.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.2
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server version 4.0 SP6

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