Understanding security on Android

Enhance application security with sandboxes, application signing, and permissions

From the developerWorks archives

C. Enrique Ortiz

Date archived: May 14, 2019 | First published: November 16, 2010

When you develop Android applications, you must deal with a number of security-related aspects, including application processes and sandboxes, code and data sharing, system protection through application signing, and permissions use. Highlight these aspects of security in Android application development as you work with sample code.

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