Security System for Safe Transmission of Medical Images

  • Mohammed Jamal almansor UKM university
Keywords: steganography, watermarking, discrete wavelet transform, medical images, advanced encryption standard, genetic algorithm


This paper develops an optimised embedding of payload in medical images by using genetic optimisation. The goal is to preserve the region of interest from being distorted because of the watermark. By using this system there is no need to manually define the region of interest by experts as the system will apply the genetic optimisation to select the parts of image that can carry the watermark guaranteeing less distortion. The experimental results assure that genetic based optimisation is useful for performing steganography with less mean square error percentage.


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How to Cite
almansor, M. (2017). Security System for Safe Transmission of Medical Images. Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and EHealth, 5, e12 (1-8). Retrieved from
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