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Encrypt a message with a pass phrase

Your BlackBerry® device can encrypt email messages and PIN messages using a pass phrase shared between the sender and recipient.
  1. In an unsent message, set the Encoding field to Encrypt or Sign and Encrypt.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Click Options.
  4. Set the Use Password-Based Encryption field to Yes.
  5. In the Allowed Content Ciphers section, select the check box beside one or more allowed content ciphers.
  6. If you are signing the message, in the Signing Options section, select a certificate.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Type your message.
  10. Press the Menu key.
  11. Click Send.
  12. Type a pass phrase to encrypt the message.
  13. Confirm the pass phrase.
  14. Click OK.

Using a secure method, let the recipient know what the pass phrase is.

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