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Top 23 Android Static Analysis Tools – 2018 Compilation

Traditional attacks like phishing, and newer twists like vishing, also impact mobile security. Mobile media adoption is huge when it comes to “texting” with others, not to mention brief phone calls and e-mails to friends and family. Devices and the communication systems they involve are becoming highly trusted, and are a lifeline of communication for many users globally. Criminals […]

Tutorials

Decompile an Android Application with Dex2jar and Jd-GUI

For decompiling an android application, the open source tool which we’ll use is “dex2jar“. Download Link – Dex2jar.zip (Extract in any location) Sample Application – yeahhub.apk (Download & Extract/Move into dex2jar folder) About the yeahhub.apk Application – The application is asking for a secret number, so your task is to decompile it and find that […]

Tech Articles

Top 5 Components of an Android Application

From an end-user perspective, an Android application may appear as a simple standalone application. However, any Android application consists of many components that work in the background to accomplish the given task. Android is a free and open operating system from Google that runs on all kinds of devices from phones, to tablets and even televisions. […]

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Androwarn – An open source APK static code analyzer

Androwarn is one of the most popular static code analyzer for malicious android applications whose main aim is to detect and warn the user about potential malicious behaviours. Features of Androwarn – Structural and data flow analysis of the bytecode targeting different malicious behaviors categories: Telephony identifiers exfiltration: IMEI, IMSI, MCC, MNC, LAC, CID, operator’s […]

Online Tools

Top 7 Online Android APK Malware analyzers – FREE

Last week, we discussed about android apk backdooring with msfvenom and metasploit framework. Android is a Linux kernel mobile platform. Android runs on a wide range of devices, from mobile smartphones and tablets, to set-top boxes. The Android mobile operating system is dependent upon the mobile device’s processer capabilities for its performance. Security is a […]