14-829: Mobile Security

14-829 / 18-638: Mobile Security - Fall 2017

Daily Schedule, Notes, & Papers

Note: daily topics are subject to change, but deliverable deadlines are fixed.

Date Topic Reading
Aug 29 Course Introduction & Logistics [Slides] [1]
Aug 31 Mobile Devices and General Security Challenges [Slides] -
Sep 5 Telecom Systems, Protocols, & Security [Slides] -
Sep 7 Telecom System Security Issues [Slides] [1, 2, 3]
Sep 12 Research Reading Activity [Slides]; WiFi Security [Slides] [1, 2, 3 (§1.3.2), 4, 5]
Sep 14 Assignment #1 Due -- More WiFi Security -
Sep 19 WiFi Privacy Issues [Slides] [1, 2, 3]
Sep 21 Project Pitch Video Due -- Personal Area Networks [Slides] [1, 2, 3, 4]
Sep 26 NFC & Mobile Payment [1, 2, 3]
Sep 28 Intro Mobile Sensing & Context; Discuss SoW Deliverables [1]
Oct 3 Location Services [1, 2, 3]
Oct 5 Assignment #2 Due -- Topic TBD -
Oct 10 SoW Presentations -
Oct 12 SoW Presentations -
Oct 17 SoW Presentations -
Oct 19 Assignment #3 Due - Mobile Sensing Risks [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
Oct 24 Mobile Sensing Benefits [1, 2, 3]
Oct 26 Mobile Apps -
Oct 31 Misbehavior & Malware Trends -
Nov 2 Assignment #4 Due - Mobile Ad Vulnerabilities [1, 2, 3]
Nov 7 TBD -
Nov 9 Progress Presentations Due - Mobile Dev Best Practices -
Nov 14 Exam -
Nov 16 Mobile Devices in Enterprise -
Nov 21 Other Systems; Final Deliverables -
Nov 23 NO CLASS - Thanksgiving Break
Nov 28 Final Presentations
Nov 30 Final Presentations
Dec 5 Final Presentations
Dec 7 Final Presentations
Dec 12 Final Report Due


Supplementary Material

These are slides that were not part of a class session but are still important or at least interesting.

Topic
Tutorial: Android Tips & Tricks [Slides]
Tutorial: Android Analysis Tools [Slides]