Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology
Mobile devices are rapidly becoming a key computing platform and an essential part of human life as the most effective and convenient communication tools not bounded by time and place. With the rapid growth of mobile devices and mobile applications, the need for mobile security also has increased dramatically. Due to increasing use of mobile devices the requirement of cloud computing in mobile devices arises, which gave birth to mobile cloud computing. Mobile cloud computing refers to an infrastructure where data storage can happen away from mobile device i.e. on a cloud.