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Chapter 8: Analyzing Mobile Malware > Solutions Fast Track - Pg. 293

AnalyzingMobileMalware·Chapter8 293 Summary This chapter introduced tools and techniques for dynamic software analysis using the MobileSandbox tool. Starting a program in an environment, where all of its actions are logged at the level of system calls, gives interesting insights into the program. MobileSandbox's related design decisions have been discussed here, as well as its use in analyzing mobile malware. Explanations of this tool helped explain the challenges and functionality of the dynamic analysis of malware, especially Windows Mobile malware, and the Windows Mobile operating systems in general. Solutions Fast Track Learning about Dynamic Software Analysis Dynamic software analysis is a topic of increasing importance because static techniques like reverse-engineering are limited when it comes to much of today's malware. The main limitation of dynamic software analysis is its restriction to seeing only