A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval

Makoto Kato, Saeko Matsuura

研究成果: Conference contribution

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Android malware is increasing and flooded with malware which disguise as popular applications and execute malicious attacks within the scope of permissions which was approved by users. Such malware can be prevented by confirming all risky permissions. However confirming permissions is not full preparation for preventing infection, because of defective Android Permission System. Several functions which should be restricted are often not restricted by appropriate permissions. Moreover, applications can go beyond the approved permission by using Intent. This paper proposes a dynamic approval system. When an application executes an action which requires the permission, the proposed system shows a user such adequate information that he/she can judge whether the application is malicious or not. So he/she can determine whether to grant an application's action. The aim of the proposal system is to make fine grained application controllability, so that users can protect their personal valuable information from malware.

元の言語English
ホスト出版物のタイトルProceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference
ページ730-731
ページ数2
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2013
イベント2013 IEEE 27th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops and PhD Forum, IPDPSW 2013 - Boston, MA, United States
継続期間: 2013 5 202013 5 24

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Other2013 IEEE 27th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops and PhD Forum, IPDPSW 2013
United States
Boston, MA
期間13/5/2013/5/24

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Malware
Dynamical systems

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  • Software
  • Computer Science Applications

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Kato, M., & Matsuura, S. (2013). A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval. : Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference (pp. 730-731). [6649910] https://doi.org/10.1109/COMPSAC.2013.121

A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval. / Kato, Makoto; Matsuura, Saeko.

Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference. 2013. p. 730-731 6649910.

研究成果: Conference contribution

Kato, M & Matsuura, S 2013, A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval. : Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference., 6649910, pp. 730-731, 2013 IEEE 27th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops and PhD Forum, IPDPSW 2013, Boston, MA, United States, 13/5/20. https://doi.org/10.1109/COMPSAC.2013.121
Kato M, Matsuura S. A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval. : Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference. 2013. p. 730-731. 6649910 https://doi.org/10.1109/COMPSAC.2013.121
Kato, Makoto ; Matsuura, Saeko. / A dynamic countermeasure method to android malware by user approval. Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference. 2013. pp. 730-731
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