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Enhanced Permission Based Scheme for Android Malware Detection

Author(s):

Dhavalkumar K. Baraiya , L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad; Prof. Hiteishi Diwanji, L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad

Keywords:

Android Malware, Mobile Security, Malware Detection, Collusion Attack, Permission Based Scheme

Abstract

With the increased use of Android smartphones, more Android malwares are being developed. Considering the wide range of functionalities provided by smartphones, smartphone-users’ privacy and security of their personal information is of vital importance. Android has been the most targeted platform for malware attacks, due to being the most popular platform, open source system and its vulnerable architecture. In this paper, we have studied about android malware detection, android permission mechanism, collusion attack, and presented Enhanced Permission Based Scheme for Android Malware Detection. Our experimental results show that it has improved the accuracy of detection of malwares that attempt to evade detection. Consequently, it will also help in mitigating application collusion attacks.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV3I40958
Published in: Volume : 3, Issue : 4
Publication Date: 01/07/2015
Page(s): 3354-3358

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