Efficient Image Steganography Using Adaptive Cryptographic Algorithms

  • Mahadi HasanEmail author
  • Mehnaz Tabassum
  • Md. Jakir Hossain
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 858)


In the age of internet, protecting our information has turned into important role as protecting our wealth. The drill is to protect both physical and digital information from destruction or unauthorized access. Hackers want to damage or steal our information. Steganography and cryptography are techniques for hidden communication. In this research work, we follow three techniques to improve the security; first we create a digest of message of our original message and then use steganography. Here the encryption is done by using the AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) algorithm and it can restore the previously hidden data to create a stego image. At the beginning, Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA-512) is used for making message digest. Message digest is used to check the validity of the original message. Finally steganography cover the desired message which is intricate and more secure.


Steganography AES Message digest LSB Cryptography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mahadi Hasan
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mehnaz Tabassum
    • 1
  • Md. Jakir Hossain
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringJagannath UniversityDhakaBangladesh

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