Non-core applications used on the BlackBerry must be approved.
Unapproved applications could include malware or introduce other vulnerabilities to the BlackBerry system and enclave.
Comply with DoD policy.
Detailed Policy Requirements: All applications listed in each Application White list must be approved by either the AO or by the IT configuration control board that reviews and approves workstation applications. Recommend sites use the same or similar process used to approve desktop applications to select, review, test, and approve BlackBerry applications. Check Procedures: For each Application White list assigned to BES user accounts, verify the site has documentation showing the applications are approved by the AO (or who the AO has designated as the approval authority for the site).