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  • Do not redistribute this data without our consent.
  • Do not make commercial usage of this data.
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  • If you are currently in academia:
    1. If you are a student (or postdoc), please ask your advisor (or host) to send us an email for the access. If you are a faculty member, please send us the email from your university's email account.
    2. In your email, please include your name, affiliation, and homepage (if we do not know each other). The information is needed for verification purpose. Your request may be ignored if we are not able to determine your identity or affiliation.
    3. When publishing your work that uses our dataset, please cite our DIMVA 2017 paper.
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Emails that do not follow the above instructions will be ignored. By requesting the dataset, you agree that we will disclose your organization on this webpage.


  title = {Deep Ground Truth Analysis of Current Android Malware},
  author = {Wei, Fengguo and Li, Yuping and Roy, Sankardas and Ou, Xinming and Zhou, Wu},
  booktitle = {International Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware, and Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA'17)},
  pages = {252--276},
  year = {2017},
  publisher = {Springer},
  address = {Bonn, Germany}


  1. Send an email to with subject starts with [AMD Request].
  2. Follow our conditions and release policy to prepare the email content. (Important!)
  3. If approved, we will send you the detailed instruction of how to access the dataset.

Organizations that have requested the AMD dataset:

  1. University of New Haven, USA
  2. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  3. University of New South Wales, Australia
  4. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
  5. Middlesex University, U.K.
  6. Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
  7. Indian Institute Of Technology and Management, Kerala, India
  8. North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology, India
  9. Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, India
  10. Cégep Sainte-Foy, Canada
  11. Singapore Management University, Singapore
  12. Xinjiang University, China
  13. University of California, Riverside, USA
  14. University of Piraeus, Greece
  15. Hosei University, Japan
  16. University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  17. Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  18. University of Bonn, Germany
  19. Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  20. Manav Rachna International University, India
  21. United Technologies Research Center, USA
  22. Deakin University (Centre for Cyber Security Research), Australia
  23. TU Braunschweig (Institute of System Security), Germany
  24. University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
  25. Northeastern University, China
  26. Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
  27. Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology, China
  28. PSG College of Technology, India
  29. Abant Izzet Baysal University, Turkey
  30. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
  31. Galatasaray University, Turkey
  32. IBM Cyber Security Center of Excellence (CCoE), Israel
  33. University of Jordan, Jordan
  34. Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Chile
  35. University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  36. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
  37. The University of Toledo, USA
  38. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  39. University of Delhi, India
  40. University of Michigan, USA
  41. Penn State University, USA
  42. Deakin University (School of Info Technology), Australia
  43. Scientific Analysis Group, DRDO, Ministry of Defence, India
  44. Singapore Management University, Singapore
  45. Information Technology University of the Punjab, Pakistan
  46. Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
  47. Vidya pratishthan's Kamalnayan bajaj Institute of Engineering and Technology, India
  48. University of Genova, Italy
  49. Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Iran
  50. Northeastern University, China
  51. Bahauddin Zakariya University, Pakistan
  52. Johns Hopkins University, USA
  53. University of Management and Technology, Pakistan
  54. Ohio University, USA
  55. Arizona State University, USA
  56. National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  57. Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
  58. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
  59. University of Alberta, Canada
  60. DARPA, USA
  61. University of Brighton, England, UK
  62. Canfield Research LLC, USA
  63. Comsats Institute of Science and Technology, Pakistan
  64. Hacettepe University, Turkey
  65. Beijing Institute of Technology, China
  66. University of Technology, Malaysia, Malaysia
  67. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh
  68. Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, India
  69. Xidian University, China
  70. Information Security Institute at Johns Hopkins University, USA
  71. Air University, Pakistan
  72. Osaka City University, Japan
  73. University of Toledo, USA
  74. Stanford University, USA
  75. Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India
  76. The University of Ngaoundéré, Cameroon
  77. University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  78. Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
  79. CentraleSupélec, France
  80. University of Colorado Colorado Springs, USA
  81. National Research Council, Italy
  82. Nanjing Audit University, China
  83. Shahed University, Iran
  84. Universität Paderborn, Germany
  85. Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, India
  86. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, India
  87. Xidian University, China
  88. Université de Tunis, Tunisia
  89. Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
  90. BeiJing Institute of Technology, China
  91. Franklin University, USA
  92. Florida Atlantic University, USA
  93. Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil
  94. National Institute of Technology, India
  95. University of Michigan, Dearborn, USA
  96. Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management - Kerala, India
  97. Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, India
  98. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
  99. National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Pakistan
  100. Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Canada
  101. PES University, India
  102. University of Science and Technology of China, China
  103. Kansas State University, USA
  104. University of Washington Bothell, USA
  105. University of New Brunswick, Canada
  106. University of British Columbia, Canada
  107. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  108. King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
  109. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
  110. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
  111. University of West London, England, UK
  112. Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
  113. University of Southern Mississippi, USA
  114. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India
  115. University of Tehran, Iran
  116. Technical University of Munich, Germany
  117. Bowling Green State University, USA
  118. Shiraz University, Iran
  119. Kyushu University, Japan
  120. Amrita School of Engineering, India
  121. PSG Polytechnic College, India
  122. National University of Engineering, Nicaragua
  123. Kırıkkale University, Turkey
  124. University of North Texas, USA
  125. Zagazig University, Egypt
  126. University of California, Berkeley, USA
  127. Wichita State University, USA
  128. Soongsil University, South Korea
  129. Gazi University, Turkey
  130. Özyeğin University, Turkey
  131. Maitreyi College, India
  132. Tezpur University, India
  133. Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland
  134. Tsinghua University, China
  135. University of Calgary, Canada
  136. Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia
  137. Uttarakhand Technical University, India
  138. Southern University of Science and Technology, China
  139. Manipal University Jaipur, India
  140. Panjab University, Chandigarh, India
  141. University of Padua, Italy
  142. Xiamen University, China
  143. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Abbottabad, Pakistan
  144. Utrecht University, Netherlands
  145. Beihang University, China
  146. University of Jinan, China
  147. Sabancı University, Turkey
  148. Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica
  149. Universidad ICESI, Colombia
  150. Case Western Reserve University, USA
  151. Vanderbilt University, USA
  152. Wuhan University, China
  153. University of Verona, Italy
  154. University of Technology Sydney, Australia
  155. SCMS Group Of Educational InstitutionsIndia
  156. ArkaInvent Research, Iran
  157. American University, USA
  158. Peking University, China
  159. Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
  160. Dankook University, South Korea
  161. Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
  162. Daffodil International University, Bangladesh
  163. Northeastern University, USA
  164. Taif University, Saudi Arabia
  165. Cairo University, Egypt
  166. ESIEA, France
  167. University of Greenwich, England, UK
  168. Tennessee Tech University, USA
  169. Washington State University, USA
  170. Liaoning University, China
  171. University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
  172. Macquarie University, Australia
  173. Samsung Research America, USA
  174. TU Wien, Austria
  175. Dalian University of Technology, China
  176. University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
  177. University of Manchester, England, UK
  178. King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
  179. The University of Manchester, England, UK
  180. Xidian University, China
  181. The State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
  182. University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy
  183. Yildiz Technical University, Turkey
  184. National Central University, Taiwan
  185. The George Washington University, USA
  186. Ryerson University, Canada
  187. Assam Don Bosco University, India
  188. CSIT - Queen's University Belfast, UK
  189. Adana Science and Technology University, Turkey
  190. University of Washington, USA
  191. Abant Izzet Baysal University, Turkey
  192. Center for Cybersecurity Systems & Networks, Amrita University, India
  193. University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK
  194. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korean
  195. Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, India
  196. Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University, India
  197. Telecom ParisTech, France
  198. University of Kansas, USA
  199. Government College of Technology,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
  200. University of Bridgeport, USA
  201. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  202. Sequretek - Simplify Security, India
  203. Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil
  204. Delhi Technological University, India
  205. National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (HP), India
  206. Texas Tech University, USA
  207. SAKEC-Shah & Anchor Kutchhi Engineering College, India
  208. University of Electronic Science & Technology, China
  209. Jazan University, Saudi Arabia
  210. University Abdelmalek Essaadi, Morocco
  211. Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia
  212. Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  213. Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada
  214. Gazi University, Turkey
  215. University of Khansar, Iran
  216. National College of Ireland, Ireland
  217. Harbin Institute of Technology(Shenzhen), China
  218. Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam
  219. Southern Arkansas University, USA
  220. Birzeit University, West Bank, Palestine
  221. University of XinJiang, China
  222. Najran University, Saudi Arabia
  223. Queen's University, Canada
  224. Samsung Research Brazil, Brazil
  225. Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, India
  226. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications , China
  227. Texas Tech University, USA
  228. Central South University, China
  229. National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Italy
  230. University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  231. National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan
  232. University of Science and Technology of China, China
  233. GLS University, India
  234. Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
  235. University Kasdi Merbah Ouargla, Algeria
  236. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey
  237. Ben-Gurion University, Israel
  238. Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, India
  239. New York University, USA
  240. Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
  241. Linköping University, Sweden
  242. University of Malaysia, Pahang, Malaysia
  243. University of Kerala, India
  244. Abertay University, UK
  245. Nankai University, China
  246. University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA
  247. The MITRE Corporation, USA
  248. Tianjin University, China
  249. University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
  250. Swiss German University, Indonesia
  251. Firat University, Turkey
  252. BRAC University, Bangladesh
  253. Government Engineering College, Thrissur, India
  254. Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  255. Head of R&D of Aptoide, Portugal
  256. KIT's College of Engineering, Kolhapur, India
  257. Govt. Engineering College, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India
  258. J.C. Bose University of Science and Technology YMCA, Faridabad, India
  259. NIIT University, Neemrana, Rajasthan, India
  260. Samsung Research America, USA
  261. Ondokuz mayıs University, Turkey
  262. University of Oregon, USA
  263. Marymount University, USA
  264. Academy of Cryptography Techniques, Vietnam
  265. UC Santa Barbara, USA
  266. Inha University, South Korea
  267. BRAC University, Bangladesh
  268. The Northcap University, India
  269. Leiden University, Netherlands
  270. Florida Polytechnic University, USA
  271. Columbus State University, USA
  272. COMSATS University Islamabad, Pakistan
  273. Namibia University of Science and Technology, India
  274. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
  275. Beijing University of Information Technology, China
  276. Binghamton University, State University of New York, USA
  277. Indian Institute of Technology (ISM), Dhanbad, India
  278. Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), Sri Lanka
  279. University of California, Berkeley, USA
  280. University of Toledo, USA
  281. Inha University, South Korea
  282. Hanyang University, South Korea
  283. Dakota State University, USA
  284. Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  285. Istanbul Kultur University, Turkey
  286. University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  287. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India
  288. Belarusian State University , Belarus
  289. Ferdowsi University of Mashhad , Iran
  290. University Putra Malaysia , Malaysia
  291. Shenzhen University , China
  292. Ecole Superieure en Informatique de Sidi Bel Abbes , Algeria
  293. Hellenic Air Force Academy , Greece
  294. Osaka University , Japan
  295. University of Luxembourg , Luxembourg
  296. Xi'an Jiaotong University , China
  297. University of Southampton , UK
  298. Institute of Information Technology (IOIT) , Vietnam
  299. Sun Yat-sen University , China
  300. Pusan National University in Korea , South Korea
  301. New York Institute of Technology , USA
  302. Texas Christian University , USA
  303. Keio University , Japan
  304. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee , India
  305. Binghamton University, State University of New York , USA
  306. Tallinn University of Technology , Estonia
  307. CRYPTTECH , Turkey
  308. Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka , Malaysia
  309. Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications , China
  310. Tianshui Normal University , China
  311. National Sun Yat-sen University , Taiwan
  312. Ariel University , Israel
  313. University of Gloucestershire , UK
  314. Feng Chia University , Taiwan
  315. Calypso AI , USA
  316. Fudan university , China
  317. Soongsil University , Korea
  318. University of Waikato , New Zealand
  319. Christ University, Bangalore , India
  320. Maastricht University , Netherlands
  321. IBM Research , USA
  322. University of Bonn , Germany
  323. Concordia University of Edmonton , Canada
  324. Edinburgh Napier University , UK
  325. Central South University , China
  326. Chitkara University, Punjab , India
  327. Case Western Reserve University , USA
  328. Hacettepe University , Turkey
  329. NED University, Karachi , Pakistan
  330. Giustino Fortunato University , Italy
  331. National University of Sciences and Technology , Pakistan
  332. University of Illinois at Springfield , USA
  333. University of Qom , Iran
  334. Islamic University , Bangladesh
  335. ENS de Lyon , France
  336. Sichuan University , China
  337. Taibah University in Medinah , Saudi Arabia
  338. Northumbria University , UK
  339. Rowan University , USA
  341. Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne , UK
  342. IMDEA Sofware Institute , Spain
  343. University of Guelph , Canada
  344. University of Alcalá (Madrid) , Spain
  345. Bahcesehir University , Turkey
  346. DePaul University , USA
  347. Manhattan College , USA
  348. Zhejiang University , China
  349. University of Potsdam , Germany
  350. NFC Institute of Engineering and Technology , Pakistan
  351. Wrocław University of Science and Technology , Poland
  352. Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice , India
  353. University of California San Diego , USA
  354. Waseda University , Japan
  355. University of the Basque Country , Spain
  356. University of Wyoming , USA
  357. University of Salerno , Italy
  358. Hefei University of Technology , China
  359. University of Isfahan , Iran
  360. College of Engineering, Trivandrum , India
  361. PSG College of Technology , India
  362. Shanghai University of Engineering Science , China
  363. King's College London , UK
  364. Aalen University , Germany
  365. The British University in Egypt , Egypt
  366. New Mexico Tech , USA
  367. Paris Descartes University , France
  368. Menofia University , Egypt
  369. Scientific Analysis Group (SAG) , India
  370. University of Mauritius , Mauritius
  371. Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women(IGDTUW) , India
  372. LBS College of Engineering, Kasaragod , India
  373. University of Granada , Spain
  374. University of Minnesota Duluth , USA