SmartSteg: A New Android Based Steganography Application
Keywords:Least Significant Bit (LSB), steganography, cryptography, android, SmartSteg
With the development of mobile devices the security issue migrates fromÂ the PC platform to this new technology. Securing confidential information on theÂ mobile platforms has been, is and will be a topical issue for the specialists. In thisÂ paper we propose a new solution in order to provide security of digital data that isÂ transferred through today’s available platforms for communication.Â We developed SmartSteg application that works on Android platform and it is ableÂ to hide and fast encrypt files using digital images of MB dimension as cover. LSBÂ steganography is combined with a random function and symmetric key cryptographyÂ to transfer digital information, in a secure manner between smartphones that runÂ under Android.
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