A Secured Method for Image Steganography Based On Pixel Values

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Volume-35 Number-13
Year of Publication : 2016
Authors : Tarun Gulati, Sanskriti Gupta
DOI :  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V35P323


Tarun Gulati, Sanskriti Gupta"A Secured Method for Image Steganography Based On Pixel Values", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V35(13),610-614 May 2016. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group

Steganography is the science of communication that hides secret information inside the multimedia signal in such a way that the existence of secret information is concealed. In this paper image steganography is done. The text string is concealed in the cover image as a payload. The technique is based on pixel value differencing and pixel value sum. A secret key is used to control the message embedding process. At the receiver stego image is manipulated to get the text out of it. PSNR and capacity are used to measure the stego image quality.


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Steganography, Pixel Value Differencing, Pixel Value Sum, Security.