|Authors||A. Klingsheim, V. Moen and K. Hole|
|Title||Challenges in securing networked J2ME applications|
|Afilliation||Simula@UiB, Communication Systems|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Keywords||application program interfaces, Java, mobile computing, security of data|
An increasing number of smart phones support Java 2, Micro Edition. Mobile application developers must deal with J2ME's inherent security weaknesses as well as bugs in implementations on real devices. The new Security and Trust Services API for J2ME addresses some of these challenges, although it too has shortcomings.