A Systematic Review Analysis for Mobile Botnet Detection using GPS Exploitation

  • Muhammad Yusof
  • Madihah Mohd Saudi
  • Farida Hazwani Mohd Ridzuan

Abstract

At present, mobile botnet has become a cyber threat for smartphone users especially on the Android platform. It has the capabilities to exploit the vulnerabilities and steal confidential information in the victim’s smartphone. Zeus, DroidDream and MisoSMS are examples of mobile botnets that have affected thousands of users worldwide. Therefore, this research paper presents a systematic review analysis on the existing techniques for mobile botnet detection techniques. It discusses the strengths and the weaknesses of the existing mobile botnet detection techniques and related works of mobile botnet that exploit GPS. This research paper can be used as a reference and guidance for those with the same interest.

Published
Oct 31, 2018
How to Cite
YUSOF, Muhammad; MOHD SAUDI, Madihah; MOHD RIDZUAN, Farida Hazwani. A Systematic Review Analysis for Mobile Botnet Detection using GPS Exploitation. Malaysian Journal of Science Health & Technology, [S.l.], oct. 2018. ISSN 2601-0003. Available at: <http://mjosht.usim.edu.my/index.php/mjosht/article/view/45>. Date accessed: 20 nov. 2018.
Section
Science, Health & Technology