An Enhanced Security Policy Framework for Android

Date Added: Jan 2011
Format: PDF

Googles Android, a smartphone operating system, is used by many users, and the number of its users is increasing. However, because in Android Market, the application store only for Android, there is no examination of security of applications and Android users can install applications without stores; malicious applications can circumvent the safety verification. As a result, Android users are exposed to malicious applications without any security privacy protection. Then, the verification process for the application security policy is an important issue, but there are static verification processes and inefficient dynamic verification processes so far.