Research Area:  Digital Forensics
In this paper, recent scholastic research conducted by various groups in the field of mobile malware detection, analysis, and associated forensic techniques are reviewed. Information on mobile malware evolution, investigative procedures, methodologies on detection, current tools, and related implications are presented. The purpose of this work is to provide insights into the mobile malware industry and a better understanding of the current tools and techniques in mobile malware forensics. Special consideration has been given to mobile malware detection and analysis architecture to gain a clear picture of how specialized tools and techniques are used in investigating incidents involving mobile malware. Practical implications of implementing conventional malware forensic techniques in mobile malware forensics are also presented.
Author(s) Name:  Abdullah Mujawib Alashjaee, Nawaf Almolhis, Michael Haney
Journal name:  Advances in Security, Networks, and Internet of Things
Publisher name:  Springer International Publishing