These are the Droids you are looking for - practical security research on Android presented at Insomni'Hack 2019

by Elena Kovakina,

Summary : In case you haven’t noticed, Android is the world’s most used OS these days. With the diversity of uses and devices, comes the need to be able to better understand these black (white, purple, orange) boxes full of secrets, that over 2 billion people carry in their pockets.During my talk I will go through some crucial aspects of Android’s security model, focusing on how applications fit into it, and what tools and solutions are in place to ensure apps are not running wild.I will share some practical tips on how to diagnose problems with a “pre-owned” device, how to pin down malicious activity on device using live monitoring and bugreports, and on how to not get lost in Android logs.