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Twinkle Twinkle Little DroidDream, How I Wonder What You Are?

Android is the most diffused environment for embedded systems. Not only mobile devices are Android powered, as matter of fact also in automotive and robotics fields, customized Android versions are currently employed. While Android offers several pro, from the stable kernel to the no usage of royalties, there are also cons, one of the most serious is related to the security of the operating systems. In particular, the official market has shown that is not able to block promptly the publication of malicious software. In this paper we discuss a model checking based approach to detect malware related to Android environment. In the evaluation we focus on the DroidDream threat, a malware able to evade the security mechanism provided by the Android official market, obtaining encouraging results.

4th IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for AeroSpace, Padova, Italia, 2017

Autori esterni: Vittoria Nardone (Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Università degli Studi del Sannio), Antonella Santone (Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Università degli Studi del Sannio)
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Tipo: Contributo in atti di convegno
Area di disciplina: Computer Science & Engineering

File: twinkle-twinkle-droiddream.pdf

Attività: Sicurezza di dispositivi mobili