I want to perform static malware analysis on android code.
Can anyone suggest me how to write a signature for malware detection. Also are any signature databases available for use?
on 12/17/2013 – Made popular on 12/17/2013
Anubis is a service for analyzing malware. http://anubis.iseclab.org Eureka is a binary static analysis preparation framework. It implements a novel binary unpacking strategy based on statistical bigram analysis and coarse-grained execution tracing.
Although LynxSecure is not specifically an anti-virus software or malware detection program, it does essentially "perform malware containment." In other words, if malware affects one operating system (OS) or real-time operating system (RTOS) running on one of the Intel cores, LynxSecure prevents it from infecting the other operating systems, he adds.
Just read an article about a couple of apps being pulled from the play store because they contained malware where when you connect your Android device to a computer, it then activated the mic on your pc and recorded and sent to the malware distributor.
Android device sales continue to surge in China, with over 683 million subscribers. A large market like that attracts a lot of attention, some good and some bad. An example of bad attention came to light with the discovery of a new malware/virus infecting over 500,000 owners of Android devices.