By Nikolay Elenkov

There are multiple billion Android units in use this day, each a possible objective. regrettably, many primary Android security measures were little greater than a black field to all however the such a lot elite safeguard professionals—until now.

In Android defense Internals, most sensible Android defense specialist Nikolay Elenkov takes us lower than the hood of the Android safeguard sys­tem. Elenkov describes Android defense archi­tecture from the ground up, delving into the imple­mentation of significant security-related parts and subsystems, like Binder IPC, permissions, cryptographic prone, and machine administration.

You’ll learn:
–How Android permissions are declared, used, and enforced
–How Android manages software applications and employs code signing to make sure their authenticity
–How Android implements the Java Cryptography structure (JCA) and Java safe Socket Extension (JSSE) frameworks
–About Android’s credential garage procedure and APIs, which permit functions shop cryptographic keys securely
–About the web account administration framework and the way Google money owed combine with Android
–About the implementation of demonstrated boot, disk encryption, lockscreen, and different equipment defense features
–How Android’s bootloader and restoration OS are used to accomplish complete method updates, and the way to acquire root access

With its exceptional point of intensity and element, Android defense Internals is a must have for any security-minded Android developer.

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