Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Now-a-days, mobile devices are an important part of the authors' everyday lives since they enable the users to access a large variety of ubiquitous services. In recent years, the availability of these ubiquitous and mobile services has significantly increased due to the different form of connectivity provided by mobile devices, such as GSM, GPRS, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. In the same trend, the number and typologies of vulnerabilities exploiting these services and communication channels have increased as well. Therefore, Smartphone's may now represent an ideal target for malware writers.