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The advent of android operating systems introduced tools to keep track of users’ information activities and prevent information leakage
which bridged the trust between application developers and consumers. A review of related literature shows that several phenomena
had been developed to prevent malicious applications from stealing personal sensitive information from smart phones but there is still
the need for efficient solutions. This study presents a literature review of works on content Analyzers for information leakage detection
and prevention on android-based devices. The review will help to combine different concept to minimize false positives that will in turn
lead to increase in code coverage towards detecting the maximum number of data leaks.
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