IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Understanding Android App Piggybacking: A Systematic Study of Malicious Code Grafting

Author(s): Li Li ; Daoyuan Li ; Tegawende F. Bissyande ; Jacques Klein ; Yves Le Traon ; David Lo ; Lorenzo Cavallaro
Sponsor(s): IEEE Signal Processing Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 June 2017
Volume: 12
Page(s): 1,269 - 1,284
ISSN (Paper): 1556-6013
ISSN (Online): 1556-6021
DOI: 10.1109/TIFS.2017.2656460
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The Android packaging model offers ample opportunities for malware writers to piggyback malicious code in popular apps, which can then be easily spread to a large user base. Although recent... View More

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