Google android: A comprehensive security assessment

Asaf Shabtai, Yuval Fledel, Uri Kanonov, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, Chanan Glezer

IEEE Security & Privacy 8 (2), 35-44, 2010

This research provides a security assessment of the Android framework-Google’s software stack for mobile devices. The authors identify high-risk threats to the framework and suggest several security solutions for mitigating them.