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To many people, smartphones have been an indispensable part of daily life and work. With personal financial and medical information and job related data being processed on smartphones and related mobile systems and networks, it is critically important that the development and advancement of secure mobile operating systems, secure mobile applications, secure smartphone devices and cellular networks keep up with the ever-growing smartphone usage. For this reason, this research area has been a very important sector in the network and telecommunication industry and a focus of funded research projects in many research institutes.

The IEEE MobiSec 2017 is a full-day workshop, part of the IEEE INFOCOM 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA on Monday morning, May 1, 2017.