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  1. Managing Android Application Permissions

    by , 02-11-2012 at 02:02 PM
    Android platform has a strong security model. It is based on Linux kernel and used its security as part of Android security model. Android application exists and run in its own virtual machine and it operates within boundaries of its Linux user account. Below figure explains this security model in depth.

    First declare access permissions in the Android manifest file before an application can access a privileged resource on its handset. Itís ensures security and enables that android ...