Εφαρμογή για κινητές συσκευές “CoronaTracker” με στόχο την ιχνηλάτηση των επαφών των κρουσμάτων του COVID-19
Application for mobile devices “CoronaTracker” with the aim of tracing the contacts of COVID-19 cases
Today, the times we are experiencing are something unprecedented for all of the humanity. The pandemic of coronavirus, without making any distinction in race, gender and age, has led to the loss of many of our fellow human beings, has dramatically changed the daily lives of all of us, while at the same time has caused enormous economic and health disasters. As a result, we are all called upon to contribute to the best of our ability to combat this phenomenon. Therefore, the aim of the present thesis revolves around the axis of smartphone applications that track COVID-19 case contacts. On the one hand, we will cover some points of major importance regarding those applications such as, their various strategies and architectures, as well as the risks involved both in terms of privacy and in terms of attacks. On the other hand, but equally important, we will present our own effort to develop such a tracking application for Android smartphones called "CoronaTracker", which aims to be a complete implementation, in terms of functionality, of a tracking application that could well play its part to the battle against this unprecedented pandemic.