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Registered: ‎10-12-2012
My Device: Torch 9800 OS6.0.0.668, Playbook OS2.1.0.1088, Bridge v2.1.0.32
My Carrier: Vodafone Netherlands

Security issue? BB Bridge 2.1.0.32 and .24

Hi,

 

I don't know if this is a security issue, but I find it strange.

 

What happened? 

I had access to my smartphone's email app from the Playbook and was able to read the mail, before I entered my PIN-code (sim access, not the BB-pin), after reboot of the smartphone (just installed Bridge 2.1.0.32).

I'm assuming the PIN also should not only protect access to a network, but also to the smartphone itself. 

 

This is possible with BB Bridge 2.1.0.32 and .24.

 

Should this be 'normal' or not?

What is RIM's intended design at this point?