Securing Android Applications Training in Lansing

Enroll in or hire us to teach our Securing Android Applications class in Lansing, Michigan by calling us @303.377.6176. Like all HSG classes, Securing Android Applications may be offered either onsite or via instructor led virtual training. Consider looking at our public training schedule to see if it is scheduled: Public Training Classes
Provided there are enough attendees, Securing Android Applications may be taught at one of our local training facilities.
We offer private customized training for groups of 3 or more attendees.

Course Description

This course explores the Android mobile operating system from the perspective of user, application, and server security; and shows experienced Android developers how to apply best practices to secure their applications.
Course Length: 1 Days
Course Tuition: $450 (US)


Introductory knowledge of Android and Java programming is required

Course Outline


Chapter 1. Mobile OS Security

  • Vulnerabilities of Mobile Systems
  • Security Overview of Android
  • For Comparison: iOS
  • Analysis and Areas of Concern
  • Digital Signature of Applications
  • Rooted Devices
  • Clickjacking
  • Best Practices
  • The OWASP Mobile Top 10

Chapter 2. Application Security

  • Permissions
  • Custom Permissions
  • Security Configuration
  • Storage Models
  • Internal Storage
  • USB, Bluetooth, WiFi, and External Media
  • File System Security
  • Encrypted File Systems
  • Injection Vulnerabilities
  • Inter-Process Communication
  • Guarding IPC Entrances
  • Services and Broadcast Receivers
  • Logging

Chapter 3. Remote Connectivity

  • Remote Connections from Mobile Devices
  • The INTERNET Permission
  • HTTP and HTTPS Communication
  • Keystores and Cryptography
  • Username/Password Login
  • Managing Credentials
  • HMACs
  • Managing Token Pairs

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