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How the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution protects sensitive Wi-Fi information

To permit a Wi-Fi® enabled BlackBerry® device to access a Wi-Fi network, you must send sensitive Wi-Fi information such as encryption keys and passwords to the device using Wi-Fi profiles, VPN profiles, and IT policy rules. After the device receives the sensitive Wi-Fi information, the device encrypts the encryption keys and passwords and stores them in flash memory in an area that third-party applications cannot access.

The BlackBerry® Enterprise Server encrypts the sensitive Wi-Fi information that it sends to the device and stores the sensitive Wi-Fi information in the BlackBerry Configuration Database. You can help protect the sensitive Wi-Fi information in the BlackBerry Configuration Database using access controls and configuration settings.


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