Spam Mobile Apps

@article{Seneviratne2017SpamMA,
  title={Spam Mobile Apps},
  author={Suranga Seneviratne and A. Seneviratne and M. K{\^a}afar and A. Mahanti and P. Mohapatra},
  journal={ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB)},
  year={2017},
  volume={11},
  pages={1 - 29}
}
The increased popularity of smartphones has attracted a large number of developers to offer various applications for the different smartphone platforms via the respective app markets. One consequence of this popularity is that the app markets are also becoming populated with spam apps. These spam apps reduce the users’ quality of experience and increase the workload of app market operators to identify these apps and remove them. Spam apps can come in many forms such as apps not having a… Expand
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