Android Malware, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461473942
  • ISBN-13: 9781461473947
  • DDC: 005.84
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 44 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Mobile devices, such as smart phones, have achieved computing and networking capabilities comparable to traditional personal computers. Their successful consumerization has also become a source of pain for adopting users and organizations. In particular, the widespread presence of information-stealing applications and other types of mobile malware raises substantial security and privacy concerns. Android Malware presents a systematic view on state-of-the-art mobile malware that targets the popular Android mobile platform.  Covering key topics like the Android malware history, malware behavior and classification, as well as, possible defense techniques.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: A Survey of Android Malware.
2: Case Studies.
3: Discussion.
4: Additional Reading.
5: Summary.