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Document revision history



9 Oct 2018

Updated to include info about options for passphrase exchange.

24 Oct 2017

Updated graphics to reflect correct BBM Enterprise application architecture.

19 Jun 2017

Updated to include info about BBM Enterprise application data at rest encryption.

2 Nov 2016

Updated to include info about BBM Enterprise app and services.

1 June 2016

Updated to include info about BBM Protected voice and video, including requirements, architecture, and encryption information.

3 June 2015

  • Updated to indicate that as of BBM 10.7 (BlackBerry 10 devices) and BlackBerry Messenger 8.5.3 (BlackBerry OS devices), BBM Protected is now controlled by the Enterprise Identity administrator console instead of the "Use BBM Protected" IT policy rule.
  • Added information about Protected Plus
  • Added information about Protected Autopassphrase

17 December 2014

Updated to include support for BlackBerry UEM, iOS devices, and Android devices

12 September 2014

Updated various topics to indicate that BBM Protected now supports all activation types for BlackBerry 10 devices

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