Penetration Testing Android Applications
McAfee’s Foundstone division has created a great guide on setting up your system for testing and analyzing Android applications.
This paper focuses specifically on helping security professionals understand the nuances of penetration testing on Android applications. It attempts to cover the key steps the reader would need to understand such as setting up the test environment, installing the emulator, configuring the proxy tool and decompiling applications, etc. It also provides an introduction to security tools available for the Android platform.