Information Technology / Security & Auditing
The rapid growth and development of Android-based devices has resulted in a
wealth of sensitive information on mobile devices that offer minimal malware
protection. This has created an immediate demand for security professionals
that understand how to best approach the subject of Android malware threats
In Android Malware and Analysis, Ken Dunham, renowned global malware
expert and author, teams up with international experts to document the best
tools and tactics available for analyzing Android malware. The book covers
both methods of malware analysis: dynamic and static.
This tactical and practical book shows you how to use to use dynamic malware
analysis to check the behavior of an application/malware as it has been executed
in the system. It also describes how you can apply static analysis to break apart
the application/malware using reverse engineering tools and techniques to
recreate the actual code and algorithms used.
The book presents the insights of experts in the eld, who have already sized up
the best tools, tactics, and procedures for recognizing and analyzing Android
malware threats quickly and effectively. You also get access to an online library
of tools that supplies what you will need to begin your own analysis of Android
malware threats. Tools available on the book’s site include updated information,
tutorials, code, scripts, and author assistance.
This is not a book on Android OS, fuzzy testing, or social engineering. Instead,
it is about the best ways to analyze and tear apart Android malware threats.
After reading the book, you will be able to immediately implement the tools and
tactics covered to identify and analyze the latest evolution of Android threats.
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Ken Dunham • Shane Hartman
Jose Andre Morales
Manu Quintans • Tim Strazzere
ANDROID MALWARE AND ANALYSIS
Dunham • Hartman
Quintans • Strazzere
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