Trustworthy Execution on Mobile Devices, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461481902
  • ISBN-13: 9781461481904
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 85 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This brief considers the various stakeholders in today's mobile device ecosystem, and analyzes why widely-deployed hardware security primitives on mobile device platforms are inaccessible to application developers and end-users. Existing proposals are also evaluated for leveraging such primitives, and proves that they can indeed strengthen the security properties available to applications and users, without reducing the properties currently enjoyed by OEMs and network carriers. Finally, this brief makes recommendations for future research that may yield practical and deployable results.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Demand for Applications Requiring Hardware Security.
3: Desired Security Features.
4: Available Hardware Primitives.
5: Isolated Execution Environments.
6: API Architectures.
7: Analysis and Recommendations.
About the Author.
Curriculum Vitae.