Wiley India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9788126549221

ISBN-10 812654922X


Number of Pages 576 Pages
Language (English)

Computer Engineering

The Android Hacker'S Handbook Presents The Specifics Of The Android Operating System From A Security Point Of View. It Explains How The Operating System Works, Security Risks Associated With It, And The Overall Security Architecture Of The Operating System. It Explains How Vulnerabilities Can Be Found In, And Exploits Developed For, Various Components Of The System. There Are No Other Books That Come Close To Covering Android Security On This Level. The Book Is Written By A Group Of Some Of The World'S Foremost Android Security Researchers The Ideal Reader For This Book Would Be Someone Who Is Interested In Understanding The Intricacies Of The Security Of The Android Ecosystem. This Includes Both Implementation Details As Well As Complexities Introduced By The Open Nature Of The Os. The Person May Be A Security Researcher, Mobile Device Administrator, Or Consultant Responsible For Evaluating The Security Of The Android Os. Also, This Person Could Be An Android Application Developer Hoping To Avoid Common Security Pitfalls. The Book Covers: Security Design And Architecture Introduction To Rooting Application Security Android Application Building Blocks Auditing Android Applications Attack Surface In Detail Fuzz Testing Debugging And Vulnerability Analysis User Mode Exploitation Return-Oriented Programming Case Study: Android 4.0.1 Linker Attacking Kernel Mode Building Your Own Kernel Radio Interface Layer Baseband Attacks Tool Catalog