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ADN
An abbreviated dialing number (ADN) is a short telephone number, such as 911 or 112, that is used to reach public services.
APN
access point name
BCC
blind carbon copy
BlackBerry enabled device
A BlackBerry enabled device is a device with BlackBerry Connect software, a device with BlackBerry Built-In software, or a device that is running the BlackBerry Application Suite. BlackBerry enabled devices provide users with access to BlackBerry device applications and BlackBerry services.
BlackBerry MDS
BlackBerry® Mobile Data System
CC
carbon copy
CMIME
Compressed Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions
CRL
certificate revocation list
DSA
Digital Signature Algorithm
ECC
Elliptic Curve Cryptography
FDN
Fixed Dialing Number
FIPS
Federal Information Processing Standards
GPS
Global Positioning System
HTTP
Hypertext Transfer Protocol
IP
Internet Protocol
LDAP
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
LED
light-emitting diode
mass storage mode
Mass storage mode enables users to transfer files between a media card and their computer when they connect their BlackBerry device to their computer.
MCC
mobile country code
MMS
Multimedia Messaging Service
MNC
mobile network code
PIN
personal identification number
SDN
A service dialing number (SDN) is a number that is preloaded on your SIM card by your wireless service provider that you can use to access information about your device service, such as the current call forwarding status.
SHA
Secure Hash Algorithm
S/MIME
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions
SMS
Short Message Service
SMSC
Short Message Service Center
SSL
Secure Sockets Layer
TCP
Transmission Control Protocol
TLS
Transport Layer Security
Triple DES
Triple Data Encryption Standard
TTY
teletype
VPN
virtual private network
WAP
Wireless Application Protocol
WML
Wireless Markup Language
WTLS
Wireless Transport Layer Security

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