15. Future of the Field

  1. Hans Georg Schaathun

Published Online: 22 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118437957.ch15

Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis

Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis

How to Cite

Schaathun, H. G. (2012) Future of the Field, in Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118437957.ch15

Author Information

  1. Ålesund University College, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 21 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470663059

Online ISBN: 9781118437957



  • state of the art in steganalysis, and future of the field;
  • BOSS contest, steganalysers and recording accuracy;
  • Information Hiding Workshop, and the return of steganography;
  • steganalysis in image forensics, information on history of images;
  • image forensics, covering questions of imminent practical use;
  • tamper detection, and wide-ranging applications;
  • synthetic images, aiding in detection of child pornography;
  • computer graphics depicting child pornography, as legal/crime issues;
  • establishing images as from a real camera, paves the way for image forensics;
  • steganalysis short comings, missing understanding of real-world use cases


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Image Forensics

  • Conclusions and Notes