Portability Evaluation of Cryptographic Libraries on Android Smartphones

  • Alexandre M. Braga
  • Erick N. Nascimento
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7672)


This paper shows the results of an investigation of cryptographic services for mobile devices running Android. The objective of the investigation was to assess the feasibility of sophisticated cryptographic services on modern smartphones running Android. First of all, the portability of cryptographic libraries was evaluated according to its feasibility. Second, performance measurements were taken for some of the libraries successfully ported.


Android security cryptography evaluation mobile security 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexandre M. Braga
    • 1
  • Erick N. Nascimento
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento em Telecomunicações, (Fundação CPqD)CampinasBrazil

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