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Title Mobile malware attacks and defense / Ken Dunham, technical editor ; Saeed Abu-Nimeh [and others]
Published Burlington, MA : Syngress Pub., ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xxv, 409 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction to mobile malware -- Visual payloads -- Timeline of mobile malware, hoaxes, and threats -- Overview of mobile malware families -- Taxonomy of mobile malware -- Phishing, SMishing, and vishing -- Operating system and device vulnerabilities -- Analyzing mobile malware -- Forensic analysis of mobile malware -- Debugging and disassembly of MMC -- Mobile malware mitigation measures
Summary Malware has gone mobile, and the security landscape is changing quickly with emerging attacks on cell phones, PDAs, and other mobile devices. This first book on the growing threat covers a wide range of malware targeting operating systems like Symbian and new devices like the iPhone. Examining code in past, current, and future risks, protect your banking, auctioning, and other activities performed on mobile devices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cell phone systems -- Security measures
Mobile communication systems -- Security measures
Mobile computing -- Security measures
Computer crimes -- Prevention
Computer crimes -- Case studies
Wireless Internet -- Security measures
COMPUTERS -- Internet -- Security.
COMPUTERS -- Networking -- Security.
COMPUTERS -- Security -- General.
Computer crimes.
Computer crimes -- Prevention.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Dunham, Ken.
Abu-Nimeh, Saeed
ISBN 1597492981