SandBlaster: Reversing the Apple Sandbox

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Deaconescu, Răzvan; Deshotels, Luke; Bucicoiu, Mihai; Enck, William; Davi, Lucas; Sadeghi, Ahmad-Reza;
  • Subject: D.4.6 | Computer Science - Operating Systems | Computer Science - Cryptography and Security
    acm: Software_OPERATINGSYSTEMS

In order to limit the damage of malware on Mac OS X and iOS, Apple uses sandboxing, a kernel-level security layer that provides tight constraints for system calls. Particularly used for Apple iOS, sandboxing prevents apps from executing potentially dangerous actions, by... View more
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