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beat84
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎06-24-2013
My Device: Blackberry Z10 Developer Edition
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QML obfuscation

Hi all,

there's a way to obfuscate QML files?

I would protect my application, but I cannot find anything about it.

Some advice?

 

Thanks in advance,

Matt

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simon_hain
Posts: 16,207
Registered: ‎07-29-2008
My Device: Z10 LE, Z30, Passport

Re: QML obfuscation

no.
but as the bar file is not accessible when installed the obfuscation would be kind of useless.
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beat84
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Re: QML obfuscation

I'm not so sure that the bar isn't accessible in any way.

 

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simon_hain
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Re: QML obfuscation


beat84 wrote:

I'm not so sure that the bar isn't accessible in any way.

 


feel free to tell me how you would access it...

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beat84
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Re: QML obfuscation

I've just searched on Google.. and here there is a first solution:

http://forums.crackberry.com/playbook-apps-games-f243/app-world-bar-file-745862/

I suppose that there are severals way to do that.

 

I know that in computer science all it's possible, but I would complicate the possibility to do that. ;-)

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BBSJdev
Posts: 6,116
Registered: ‎07-05-2012
My Device: Playbook, Dev Alpha C, Z10 LE, Z30

Re: QML obfuscation

These are OS apps taken from the OS (and PlayBook to boot), do you have any proof that 3rd party apps can be accessed in any way?

 


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BBSJdev
Posts: 6,116
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My Device: Playbook, Dev Alpha C, Z10 LE, Z30

Re: QML obfuscation

Why don't you post your QML files here and we'll let you know if they need to be obfuscated. :Devil2:


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simon_hain
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Re: QML obfuscation

bar files are loaded into a sandbox container using blackberry world.
there is no known way to access the bar file on the device (or from outside of it).
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madkristoff
Posts: 58
Registered: ‎11-30-2012
My Device: BlackBerry Z10

Re: QML obfuscation

All that is true but what happens when someone gets root and rips the apps off the device? It would be useful to obfuscate the QML
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simon_hain
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Re: QML obfuscation

there is no root exploit for bb10
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