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A Survey on Various Malware Detection Techniques on Mobile Platform

by Aashima Malhotra, Karan Bajaj
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 139 - Number 5
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors: Aashima Malhotra, Karan Bajaj

Aashima Malhotra, Karan Bajaj . A Survey on Various Malware Detection Techniques on Mobile Platform. International Journal of Computer Applications. 139, 5 ( April 2016), 15-20. DOI=10.5120/ijca2016909159

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author = { Aashima Malhotra, Karan Bajaj },
title = { A Survey on Various Malware Detection Techniques on Mobile Platform },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { April 2016 },
volume = { 139 },
number = { 5 },
month = { April },
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issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 15-20 },
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With the rapid arrival of mobile platforms on the market, android Platform has become a market leader in 2015 Q2, according to IDC. As Android has ruling most of the market, the problem of malware threats and security is also increasing. In this review paper, a fastidious study of the terms related to mobile malware and the techniques used for the detection of malware is done. Some proposed methods and type of approaches used in those methods are also summarized.

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