Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more. Add a button to the main layout named, for example, Start New Thread. They start with a simple test project, up to examining all the classes that promote test developing, important to prevent bugs after publishing the application. Mobile developers play a key role in how consumers access the Web with millions of people depending on them to create secure and functional applications. The book is structured taking the typical application life cycle as a foundation and is very well structured indeed. Initially covering the threats, risks, and vulnerabilities in software and in the Android environment, this book will then dig deeper, exploring different types of authentication methods that can be adopted in your Android application. She is the author of the book on Android Studio: Android Studio Application Development, Packt Publishing.
If you're developing applications then you should pickup a copy of this book, it is a real eye opener. To perform long operations, it is necessary to create new threads so that the main thread is not blocked. A very important chapter because it provides the basis to understanding the rest of the book. By the end of this book, your Android application will be debugged and secure and you will be able to apply what you've learned to further application projects. Testing and Securing Android Studio Applications Book Description: Today, mobile applications are increasingly being used to access the Web.
She is the author of the book on Android Studio: Android Studio Application Development, Packt Publishing. Overall this is a well organized text and an good reference for anyone developing with Android. Android architecture is structured like a software stack in which each component of a layer accepts that the layer following it is secure. I'm very glad this book included it and didn't leave it out! The first chapter introduces the various terms of security and the different types of vulnerability that can occur. It won't turn you into an Android Jedi developer not to say, Ninja ;-. The examples of codes are very explicative and simple to understand. The eighth and nineth chapters talk about testing out-and-out, differentiating between unit tests and functional tests.
This book, beginning with the fundamentals of Android security, will guide you through the process of creating a secure and debugged application. Create a new method to be executed when the button is clicked and add the following code in the method:. The introduction is at a high level but this book quickly gets into some deeper Android programming techniques. And should I add: what I have not learned was nicely and adequately introduced and explained by the authors. In Android Studio, create a new basic project with a main layout and a main activity. As a test-developer, reading these chapters is very important to understand how to work with the Android platform. Belen is based in Spain; however, due to the field of her PhD, she is now collaborating with Universite Mohammed V - Soussi in Rabat.
The book was practical and very easy to follow. Testing and Securing Android Studio Applications What an amazing book, securing applications is so important and yet I find games that are exploitable because they don't follow security practices which result in a terrible experience. Every developer should have a copy of this book in his library. A robust and secure product plays a major role to success in the Android market place. I appreciated how threads were covered in Chapter 3 and found it useful in the application I'm developing. You will be introduced to techniques and classes to test your application, before finally learning about supporting tools that will help you to improve your application. I'm still rating it 4 stars because it can be a very interesting introduction to both these topics for a lot of people.
Then I figured it actually makes sense, because you need to test the security measures you're taking. An overview of Android security Android provides a secure architecture to protect the system and its applications. Belén is based in Spain; however, due to the field of her PhD, she is now collaborating with Université Mohammed V - Soussi in Rabat. Her research is focused on mobile technologies in general and also applies to medicine. Her research is focused on mobile technologies in general and also applies to medicine.
Belén Cruz Zapata received her engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Murcia in Spain, with specialization in software technologies and intelligent and knowledge technologies. Mobile developers play a key role in how consumers access the Web with millions of people depending on them to create secure and functional applications. I found it a bit too much high level. If you've looked into security and testing Android apps a bit yourself, this book is probably not for you. There exists several types of authentication, besides the common username and password.
كتاب Testing and Securing Android Studio Applications المؤلف: Belén Cruz Zapata , Antonio Hernández Niñirola عدد الصفحات: 281 اللغة: الانكليزية تاريخ الإضافة: 2018-07-02 10:04:53 الوصف: كتاب مهم جداً في مجال أمن التطبيقات و البرمجيات , حيث يشرح من خلال 11 فصل أهم الأدوات البرمجية و الأساسيات الأمنية التي يجب على مبرمجي الأندرويد مراعاتها عدد مرات التحميل: 367. The last chapter explains the possible parts of application to be tested, for example the behaviour without stable internet connection or when to change the orientation of the screen. . First there is a high level overview of security and then there is a high level overview of testing, both smacked together into one book. However all relevant topics are covered, albeit very briefly, by a well-balanced mix of theory and practical considerations.