2. Steganography and Steganalysis

  1. Hans Georg Schaathun

Published Online: 22 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118437957.ch2

Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis

Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis

How to Cite

Schaathun, H. G. (2012) Steganography and Steganalysis, in Machine Learning in Image Steganalysis, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118437957.ch2

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



  • steganography and steganalysis;
  • steganography community, signal- and image-processing;
  • the secret message, its very existence, kept secret;
  • cryptography, as encryption/ciphers, as incomprehensible data;
  • cryptography, techniques for secret writing;
  • modern cryptography, formal methods/proofs of security;
  • stego-system, improvising on the passive warden model;
  • steganography by cover synthesis;
  • cover selection steganography, and detection complicated;
  • watermarking as cover/asset/protection, steganography, the opposite


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Cryptography versus Steganography

  • Steganography

  • Steganalysis

  • Summary and Notes