Wuhan University Journal of Natural Sciences

, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 289–292 | Cite as

A secure public-key image authentication plan

  • Yang Qing
  • Chen Ke-fei
Information Security Techology and Application


Digital watermark can be used for image ownership verification or authentication. In this paper, we propose a new image authentication plan concentrating on its security performance. Digital watermark is first turbo coded, scaled and then processed in wavelet domain. To enhance security level, public key cryptosystem is utilized to replace traditional watermark key. Simulation results are finally given by experiment.

Key words

turbo code image authentication public key cryptosystem digital watermark 

CLC number

TP 309 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringShanghai Jiaotong UniversityShanghaiChina

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