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TitleA Taxonomy and Qualitative Comparison of Program Analysis Techniques for Security Assessment of Android Software
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsAlireza Sadeghi, Hamid Bagheri, Joshua Garcia, Sam Malek
JournalIEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
Volume99
Date Published10/2016
KeywordsAndroid platform, CMU, Jan'17, program analysis, security assessment, Taxonomy and Survey
Abstract

In parallel with the meteoric rise of mobile software, we are witnessing an alarming escalation in the number and sophistication of the security threats targeted at mobile platforms, particularly Android, as the dominant platform. While existing research has made significant progress towards detection and mitigation of Android security, gaps and challenges remain. This paper contributes a comprehensive taxonomy to classify and characterize the state-of-the-art research in this area. We have carefully followed the systematic literature review process, and analyzed the results of more than 300 research papers, resulting in the most comprehensive and elaborate investigation of the literature in this area of research. The systematic analysis of the research literature has revealed patterns, trends, and gaps in

DOI10.1109/TSE.2016.2615307
Citation Keynode-31392

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