Android is the most popular mobile operating system among the most used touch devices. Today, 80 percentage of touch devices are using Android Operating System . The universality of Android devices has a direct impact on the app store Google Play, which was first introduced under the name of Android Market. Android is an open source operating system. Thus convincingly available and recognized by various operating system and code familiar to java , its applications can be easily developed and implemented on the Smartphones. Thousands of mobile apps are released through the Google Play Store every day ,so to measure the security here is difficult, as this number is increasing day by day. To guarantee the security of user’s application, information, and data Android platform should be having a powerful security mechanism. The open source platform encourages the malicious software developers, to exploit and steal the user’s private data.
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Mehra, Nancy, "Android Security", Technical Disclosure Commons, (January 12, 2021)