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Pixel Value Differencing a Steganographic method: A Survey

IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering and Technology 2013
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
ICRTET - Number 5
Year of Publication: 2013
Jagruti Salunkhe
Sumedha Sirsikar

Jagruti Salunkhe and Sumedha Sirsikar. Article: Pixel Value Differencing a Steganographic method: A Survey. IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering and Technology 2013 ICRTET(5):1-6, May 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Jagruti Salunkhe and Sumedha Sirsikar},
	title = {Article: Pixel Value Differencing a Steganographic method: A Survey},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering and Technology 2013},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {ICRTET},
	number = {5},
	pages = {1-6},
	month = {May},
	note = {Full text available}


Information (or data) hiding process embeds data into digital media for the purpose of security. In spatial or frequency domain several Steganographic algorithms have been proposed for embedding data in digital images as cover media. These criteria have been used to evaluate the effectiveness of a Steganographic method to measure how it is secure against detection. Other criteria include embedding capacity and invisibility to human eyes. To increase the capacity of the hidden secret information as well as to provide a stego-image imperceptible to human vision, a novel steganographic approach based on pixel-value differencing is used. In this paper various methods of PVD are discussed and proposed method combines all the features of these methods.


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