Author Archives: Alex Manea

About Alex Manea

Alex Manea is BlackBerry’s Chief Security Officer. As a founding member of BlackBerry Security, Alex has protected mobile, desktop and IoT devices, networks and infrastructure for over a decade. He is a Certified Software Security Lifecycle Professional and has an Honors degree in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo. In 2015, Alex starred on the hit TV show Canada’s Smartest Person, winning his episode with the highest score of the season.

Hacks on a Plane Security

Hacks on a Plane

When we first built the internet, we could have never imagined that cybercrime would also cost our society nearly half a trillion dollars a year. Similarly, the Internet of Things (IoT) has incredible potential – and creates a tremendous new set of security risks.

Ever Wonder How BlackBerry Secures its Proprietary Network? Security

Ever Wonder How BlackBerry Secures its Proprietary Network?

Arguably the most famous and mythical component of BlackBerry is the BlackBerry Infrastructure, a secure global network that transmits petabytes of encrypted data to and from the world’s most powerful mobile professionals. This network is just one part of the BlackBerry Corporate Infrastructure, the environment where BlackBerry builds secure solutions for millions of customers, from military-grade smartphones to industry-leading Enterprise Mobility Management. Today we’re happy to announce the release of the first ever BlackBerry Corporate Infrastructure Security Overview.