TACKLING THE ANDROID CHALLENGE presented at Breakpoint 2012

by Joshua ( jduck ) Drake,

Tags: Android Introductory

Summary : "Android is currently the world's most popular smartphone operating system. This kind of popularity traditionally draws the eye of security researchers and attackers alike. It is not surprising that Android security is an exploding research area within the security community.
Android presents a number of challenges to security practioners. Several of these challenges will be discussed in detail during this presentation. Specific topics covered range from business relationships to deeply technical design and implementation weaknesses. Finally, methods and processes for dealing with these challenges will be offered."