IT & Mobile Security

Native mobile Apps

Tutorial, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

System near apps using the competences acquired in "Mobile Operating Systems" (C-Programming). Mobile Platform Native app development for several mobile operating systems (iOS, WP8, ...) including their special approaches and differences are covered.

Learning outcomes

The graduate has detailed knowledge about the architecture and development of secure software in general and secure mobile applications on different platforms in particular.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Gary McGraw, Software Security – Building Security In, Addison-Wesley, 2006
Gary McGraw, Software Security, IEEE Security, 2004
Gary McGraw, Seven Pernicious Kingdoms: A Taxonomy of Software Security Errors, IEEE Security, 2005
Christian Collberg, Jasvir Nagra, Surreptitious Software, Addison Wesley, 2010
William Pugh, David Hovemeyer, J. David Morgenthaler, John Penix, Using Static Analysis to find Bugs, IEEE Software, 2008
Brian Chess, Jacob West, Secure Programming with Static Analysis, Addison-Wesley, 2007
Terence Parr, Language Implementation Patterns, The Pragmatic Bookshelf, 2010
John Viega, Gary McGraw, Building Secure Software, Addison-Wesley, 2002
HTML5 and JavaScript Web Apps (ISBN-13: 978-1449320515)
Effective JavaScript (ISBN-13: 978-0-321-81218-6)
N. Elenkov: Android-Security-Internals, 2014
J. Drake et. al.: Android Hacker's Handbook, 2014
Professional Journals: ACM

Mode of delivery

1 ECTS lecture, 3.5 ECTS tutorial

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Module ASC 1

Assessment methods and criteria

Lecture: final exam, lecture: continuous assessment