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This thesis addresses the ever increasing threat of botnets in the smartphone domain and focuses on the Android platform and the botnets using Online Social Networks (OSNs) as Command and

This thesis addresses the ever increasing threat of botnets in the smartphone domain and focuses on the Android platform and the botnets using Online Social Networks (OSNs) as Command and Control (C&C;) medium. With any botnet, C&C; is one of the components on which the survival of botnet depends. Individual bots use the C&C; channel to receive commands and send the data.

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    • 2013
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    • Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2013
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      thesis
    • Includes bibliographical references (p. 32-33)
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    • Field of study: Computer science

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    by Vishnu Teja Kilari

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