Mobile Phone Security and Forensics

A Practical Approach

  • Iosif I. Androulidakis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Iosif I. Androulidakis
    Pages 29-46
  3. Iosif I. Androulidakis
    Pages 47-69
  4. Iosif I. Androulidakis
    Pages 71-86
  5. Iosif I. Androulidakis
    Pages 87-109
  6. Iosif I. Androulidakis
    Pages 111-113
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 115-120

About this book


This new edition provides both theoretical and practical background of security and forensics for mobile phones. The author discusses confidentiality, integrity, and availability threats in mobile telephones to provide background for the rest of the book. Security and secrets of mobile phones are discussed including software and hardware interception, fraud and other malicious techniques used “against” users. The purpose of this book is to raise user awareness in regards to security and privacy threats present in the use of mobile phones while readers will also learn where forensics data reside in the mobile phone and the network and how to conduct a relevant analysis. The information on denial of service attacks has been thoroughly updated for the new edition. Also, a major addition to this edition is a section discussing software defined radio and open source tools for mobile phones.


Communication protocols Mobile phone fraud Mobile phone security Telecom Fraud digital evidence digital forensics electronic crime unit mobile phone attacks

Authors and affiliations

  • Iosif I. Androulidakis
    • 1
  1. 1.Pedini IoanninaGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-29741-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-29742-2
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