The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the first country that has proposed ideas to block Blackberry terming it as the national security risk as they send messages and e-mail without authorities with ability to monitor the communications. RIM bypass its messaging data to its servers in Canada the encryption used to secure is virtually untraceable. Other countries that have followed RIM with purpose to security RIM are Lebanon, Algeria, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. July this year, RIM responded in report in India’s Economic Times that firm would let Indian security authorities to monitor Blackberry services.
Government officials warned, in case, if no solution has been arrived at related to RIM then they would let mobile phone operators to block BlackBerry’s messaging and e-mail services until RIM provides access to data transferred over the handset.