A Taxonomy and Qualitative Comparison of Program Analysis Techniques for Security Assessment of Android Software

@article{Sadeghi2017ATA,
  title={A Taxonomy and Qualitative Comparison of Program Analysis Techniques for Security Assessment of Android Software},
  author={Alireza Sadeghi and Hamid Bagheri and Joshua Garcia and Sam Malek},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering},
  year={2017},
  volume={43},
  pages={492-530}
}
In parallel with the meteoric rise of mobile software, we are witnessing an alarming escalation in the number and sophistication of the security threats targeted at mobile platforms, particularly Android, as the dominant platform. While existing research has made significant progress towards detection and mitigation of Android security, gaps and challenges… CONTINUE READING