Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - PVDetector: A Detector of Privacy-Policy Violations for Android Apps

2016 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems (MOBILESoft)

Author(s): Rocky Slavin ; Xiaoyin Wang ; Mitra Bokaei Hosseini ; James Hester ; Ram Krishnan ; Jaspreet Bhatia ; Travis D. Breaux ; Jianwei Niu
Publisher: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Conference Location: Austin, TX, USA
Conference Date: 16 May 2016
Page(s): 299 - 300
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4503-4178-3
DOI: 10.1109/MobileSoft.2016.069

Many Android apps heavily depend on collecting and sharing sensitive privacy information, such as device ID, location, and postal address, to provide service and value. To protect user privacy,... View More