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Mobile Security Framework (MobSF) is an automated, all-in-one mobile application (Android/iOS/Windows) pen-testing, malware analysis and security assessment framework capable of performing static and dynamic analysis.


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Mobile Security Framework (MobSF)

Version: v4.0

Mobile Security Framework (MobSF) is a security research platform for mobile applications in Android, iOS and Windows Mobile. MobSF can be used for a variety of use cases such as mobile application security, penetration testing, malware analysis, and privacy analysis. The Static Analyzer supports popular mobile app binaries like APK, IPA, APPX and source code. Meanwhile, the Dynamic Analyzer supports both Android and iOS applications and offers a platform for interactive instrumented testing, runtime data and network traffic analysis. MobSF seamlessly integrates with your DevSecOps or CI/CD pipeline, facilitated by REST APIs and CLI tools, enhancing your security workflow with ease.

Made with Love in India

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MobSF tests Quality Gate Status GitHub closed issues CII Best Practices

ToolsWatch Best Security Tools 2016 ToolsWatch Best Security Tools 2017 Blackhat Arsenal Asia 2015 Blackhat Arsenal Asia 2018 Blackhat Arsenal Europe 2023

MobSF is also bundled with Android Tamer, BlackArch and Pentoo.

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It's easy to build open source, maintaining one is a different story. Long live open source!


Quick setup

docker pull opensecurity/mobile-security-framework-mobsf:latest
docker run -it --rm -p 8000:8000 opensecurity/mobile-security-framework-mobsf:latest

See MobSF Documentation See MobSF Documentation in Chinese See MobSF Documentation in Japanese See MobSF Documentation in Español


Ajin Abraham india | Magaofei china | Matan Dobrushin israel | Vincent Nadal france

e-Learning Courses & Certifications

MobSF Course Automated Mobile Application Security Assessment with MobSF -MAS

Android Security Tools Course Android Security Tools Expert -ATX

MobSF Support

  • Free Support: Free limited support, questions, help and discussions, join our Slack channel Join_MobSF_Slack
  • Enterprise Support: Priority feature requests, live support & onsite training, see MobSF Support Packages

Contribution, Feature Requests & Bugs

  • Read before opening bugs, feature requests and pull request.
  • For Project updates and announcements, follow @ajinabraham or @OpenSecurity_IN.
  • Github Issues are only for tracking bugs and feature requests. Do not post support or help queries there. We have a slack channel for that.

Static Analysis - Android


Static Analysis - iOS


Dynamic Analysis - Android APK


Web API Viewer


Dynamic Analysis - iOS IPA


Past Collaborators

Honorable Contributors

  • Amrutha VC - For the new MobSF logo
  • Dominik Schlecht - For the awesome work on adding Windows Phone App Static Analysis to MobSF
  • Esteban - Better Android Manifest Analysis and Static Analysis Improvement.
  • Matan Dobrushin - For adding Android ARM Emulator support to MobSF - Special thanks goes for cuckoo-droid
  • Shuxin - Android Binary Analysis
  • Abhinav Saxena - (@xandfury) - For Travis CI and Logging integration
  • netguru Netguru (@karolpiateknet, @mtbrzeski) - For iOS Swift support, Rule contributions and SAST refactoring.
  • Maxime Fawe - (@Arenash13) - For Matching Strategy implementation of SAST pattern matching algorithms.


  • Abhinav Sejpal (@Abhinav_Sejpal) - For poking me with bugs, feature requests, and UI & UX suggestions
  • Anant Srivastava (@anantshri) - For Activity Tester Idea
  • Anto Joseph (@antojoseph) - For the help with SuperSU
  • Bharadwaj Machiraju (@tunnelshade) - For writing pyWebProxy from scratch
  • Rahul (@c0dist) - Kali Support
  • MindMac - For writing Android Blue Pill
  • Oscar Alfonso Diaz - (@OscarAkaElvis) - For Dockerfile contributions
  • Thomas Abraham - For JS Hacks on UI
  • Tim Brown (@timb_machine) - For the iOS Binary Analysis Ruleset
  • Shanil Prasad (@Rajuraju14) - For improving iOS ATS Analysis
  • Jovan Petrovic (@JovanPetrovic) - For sponsoring a server to host