Investigation, Analysis and Mobile Security for Google AndroidBy
- Andrew Hoog
Computer forensic and incident response professionals. This includes LE, federal government, commercial/private sector contractors, consultants, etc.
Paperback, 432 Pages
Published: June 2011
"If you want to truly understand and perform forensics on Android this is the book. There is no other reference that goes to this level of detail on the Android operating systems idiosyncrasies and quirks. Android Forensics is a must have for the mobile device examinerâs bookshelf."-Jim Steele, Director of Digital Forensics , a Tier 1 Wireless Carrier "Andrew Hoog in his latest book,Android Forensics, provides exceptionally well written coverage of Android for the Computer Forensics Investigator. No small task given the ever changing nature of Googleâs preeminent mobile operating system."--Matthew M. Shannon, Principal, F-Response "â¦provides an excellent and comprehensive coverage of the Android platform, including its design, implementation, operation, investigation and analysis. At 364 pages of content, organized over seven chapters, with a focus on the âpracticalâ - demonstrating system design, implementation, operation and investigation, for instance, through hands-on "experiments" - this sizable text will resonate particularly well with readers disposed to activity-centric, learning-by-doing styled narrative. The text is peppered throughout with device and application (GUI) screenshots, as well as command line execution/output and directory listings."--InfosecReviews.com "In conclusion, we feel that Android Forensics is a good introduction to a field that still seems very âfreshâ and new to forensic examinersâ¦ As a quick reference during forensic analysis, the last chapter proves to be an excellent resource."--Computer and Security "At 364 pages of content, organizedâ¨over seven chapters, with a focus onâ¨the âpracticalâ - demonstrating system design, implementation, operation and investigation, for instance, through hands- on "experiments" - this sizable text will resonate particularly well with readers disposed to activity-centric, learning-by- doing styled narrativeâ¦With a practical focus from the outset that includes how to acquire and install the Android SDK and build an Android Virtual Device (AVD), this text is particularly suited to those disposed toâ¨ a hands-on approach to learning about the Android platform from a security and investigation perspective."--Best Digital Forensics Book in InfoSecReviews Book Awards