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Title: On the suitability of the internet multimedia storage for steganographic information transfer in MP4 files (English)
Author: Jókay, Matúš
Author: Baroš, Ján
Language: English
Journal: Kybernetika
ISSN: 0023-5954
Volume: 48
Issue: 3
Year: 2012
Pages: 522-535
Summary lang: English
Category: math
Summary: The aim of this work is to analyze suitability of existing internet multimedia storage services to use as a covert (steganographic) transmission channel. After general overview we focus specifically on the YouTube service. In particular, we study the feasibility of the recently proposed new steganographic technique [6] of hiding information directly in the structure of the mp4-encoded video file. Our statistical analysis of the set of 1000 video files stored by this service show the practical limitations for this type of information hiding. (English)
Keyword: steganography
Keyword: mp4 file
Keyword: multimedia storage
Keyword: YouTube
MSC: 62A10
MSC: 93E12
Date available: 2012-08-31T16:00:56Z
Last updated: 2013-09-24
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