Android Malware Past, Present, and Future

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Provided by: McAfee
Topic: Security
Format: PDF
At the end of 2010, a new Android malware dubbed \"Geinimi\" was discovered and classified as \"The most sophisticated Android malware the authors have seen to date.\" The announcement quickly made headlines and raised concerns about what other Android malware has been seen thus far, what the current risk for Android users is, and what it is expected to be in the near future. This paper presents the Android malware evolution from the first SMS Trojan discovered in the wild in 2010 to the sophisticated malicious code seen in the official Android Market during the first half of 2011 like DroidDream, DroidKungFu, and Plankton.
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