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An Assess Android Antimalware that Detects Malicious Dynamic Code in Apps

@inproceedings{Shelke2014AnAA,
  title={An Assess Android Antimalware that Detects Malicious Dynamic Code in Apps},
  author={Chetan J. Shelke},
  year={2014}
}
Android is currently the most popular operating system and a considerable number of Smartphone's, tablet computers ship with Android. However, users feel their private information at threat, facing a rapidly increasing number of malware for Android which significantly exceeds that of other platforms. Antimalware's software promises to effectively protect against malware on Smartphone's and many products are available for free or at reasonable prices. We systematically analyze the security… Expand

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