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SeraphimDroid is educational application for android devices that helps users learn about risks and threats coming from other android applications.
SeraphimDroid is educational application for android devices that helps users learn about risks and threats coming from other android applications. SeraphimDroid scans your devices and teaches you about risks and threats coming from application permissions. Also this project will deliver paper on android permissions, their regular use, risks and malicious use. In second version SeraphimDroid will evolve to application firewall for android devices not allowing malicious SMS or MMS to be sent, USSD codes to be executed or calls to be called without user permission and knowledge.
Project development is done on GitHub: https://github.com/nikolamilosevic86/owasp-seraphimdroid
The aim of this project is to research all the risks coming from permissions and to actively alarm user of the application about those risks. Also, using different kind of heuristics SeraphimDroid application should keep user data and money safe. Application should prevent other applications to execute some action that cost money without user's knowledge and acknowledgement. At the later stage application should using heuristics act as anti malware application.
The secondary goal of the project is to publish documentation about researched topics, such as how can some permissions be misused, what are the heuristic approaches to prevent other application executing malicious actions etc.
GNU GPL v3 License (allows commercial use, but requires that modifications to your code stay open source, thus prohibiting proprietary forks of your project)
What is OWASP SeraphimDroid?
OWASP SeraphimDroid provides:
Currently there is no presentation available
Nikola Milosevic 
News and Events
OWASP SeraphimDroid is developed by a worldwide team of volunteers. The primary contributors to date have been:
- Aleksandar Abu Samra
- Chetan Karande
- Ali Tekeoglu
- Furquan Ahmed
As of SeraphimDroid, the priorities are:
Involvement in the development and promotion of SeraphimDroid is actively encouraged! You do not have to be a security expert in order to contribute. Some of the ways you can help:
- Help coding open source security app
- Write project documentation
- Research possible permission misuse
If you want to contribute please contact project leader Nikola Milosevic 
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