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Journal of Digital Imaging

, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 316–325 | Cite as

Tamper Localization and Lossless Recovery Watermarking Scheme with ROI Segmentation and Multilevel Authentication

  • Siau-Chuin Liew
  • Siau-Way Liew
  • Jasni Mohd Zain
Article

Abstract

Tamper localization and recovery watermarking scheme can be used to detect manipulation and recover tampered images. In this paper, a tamper localization and lossless recovery scheme that used region of interest (ROI) segmentation and multilevel authentication was proposed. The watermarked images had a high average peak signal-to-noise ratio of 48.7 dB and the results showed that tampering was successfully localized and tampered area was exactly recovered. The usage of ROI segmentation and multilevel authentication had significantly reduced the time taken by approximately 50 % for the tamper localization and recovery processing.

Keywords

Lossless compression Tamper localization Recovery Medical image Watermarking 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Siau-Chuin Liew
    • 1
  • Siau-Way Liew
    • 2
  • Jasni Mohd Zain
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Systems and Software EngineeringUniversiti Malaysia PahangKuantanMalaysia
  2. 2.ConforMIS, Inc.BurlingtonUSA

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