Spanish DPA (AEPD): Analysis of Information Flows in Android – Tools for compliance with Accountability

The objectives of the study focus on:

  • Defining the context and conceptual framework of the detection of the personal data communications in applications executed on an Android operating system.
  • Demonstrating the elevated risk in the mobile application environment of leaks of personal data and the need to carry out an evaluation of data flows
  • Studying the existing techniques for the detection and analysis of personal information flows in Android Applications.