Chapter 3. Android Security Assessment Tools

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Installing and setting up Santoku
  • Setting up drozer
  • Running a drozer session
  • Enumerating installed packages
  • Enumerating activities
  • Enumerating content providers
  • Enumerating services
  • Enumerating broadcast receivers
  • Determining application attack surfaces
  • Launching activities
  • Writing a drozer module – a device enumeration module
  • Writing an application certificate enumerator


We've covered all the Android development basics and introduced all the Android Development Tools. Now it's time to start getting into the Android hacking and security assessment tools.

This chapter introduces you to an exploitation and Android security assessment framework called ...

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