Visible to the public Cross-platform Access-rights Analysis of Mobile Applications

TitleCross-platform Access-rights Analysis of Mobile Applications
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsSquires, Walter, Centonze, Paolina
Conference NameProceedings of the International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems
Conference LocationNew York, NY, USA
ISBN Number978-1-4503-4178-3
Keywordsandroid, composability, cross platform, dynamic analysis, ios, mobile applications, permissions, pubcrawl, Resiliency, static analysis, web of trust

We live in the era of mobile computing. Mobile devices have more sensors and more capabilities than desktop computers. For any computing device that contains sensitive information and accesses the Internet, security is a major concern for both enterprises and end-users. Of the mobile devices commonly in The emphasis of this research focuses on to the ways in which the popular iOS and Android platforms handle permissions in an attempt to discern if there are any identifiable trends on either platform w.r.t. applications being over- or underprivileged.

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