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A Review on Various Digital Image Encryption Techniques and Security Criteria

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 96 - Number 13
Year of Publication: 2014
Mohit Kumar
Akshat Aggarwal
Ankit Garg

Mohit Kumar, Akshat Aggarwal and Ankit Garg. Article: A Review on Various Digital Image Encryption Techniques and Security Criteria. International Journal of Computer Applications 96(13):19-26, June 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Mohit Kumar and Akshat Aggarwal and Ankit Garg},
	title = {Article: A Review on Various Digital Image Encryption Techniques and Security Criteria},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {96},
	number = {13},
	pages = {19-26},
	month = {June},
	note = {Full text available}


Images excessively contribute to communication in this era of multimedia. When a user transfers images over an unsecured communication network, then the absolute protection is a challenging issue to conserve the confidentiality of images. Encryption is a method of retaining the secrecy of images. This paper provides the succinct introduction to the cryptography, moreover, includes a concise description of various elemental securities' criteria of the image encryption algorithms. This work presents the survey of diverse image encryption techniques and comparison of discrete image encoding approaches, at last discloses a conclusion and suggests future works.


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