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A Shamir Threshold Model Based Recoverable IP Watermarking Scheme

  • Weidong Xiao
  • Weihong HuangEmail author
  • Wei Liang
  • Xia Lei
  • Jiahong Cai
  • Yuanming Wang
  • Yanting Li
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11910)

Abstract

In order to solve the problems of low IP capacity and low robustness in existing IP watermarking techniques, this paper proposed a novel recoverable IP watermarking algorithm based on Shamir threshold model. This method takes \( \left( {t,n} \right) \) the threshold secret sharing scheme with t as the recovery factor. By constructing a mapping relationship among n sub-keys and watermark information S, n sub-keys of watermark cross-inserted into the respective watermark information S, and finally the embedded watermark information S is reconstructed. Experiment result shows that this method greatly improves the robustness of the watermark while expanding watermark information capacity. Compared to others watermarking algorithms, this method has the advantages of large watermark embedding capacity and high watermark recovery ability.

Keywords

Threshold scheme Recoverable IP watermark Recovery factor Robustness Self-recoverability 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This research was funded by the Fujian Provincial Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant 2018J01570) and the CERNET Innovation Project (Grant NGII20170411).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Weidong Xiao
    • 1
  • Weihong Huang
    • 2
    Email author
  • Wei Liang
    • 3
  • Xia Lei
    • 4
  • Jiahong Cai
    • 1
  • Yuanming Wang
    • 1
  • Yanting Li
    • 1
  1. 1.The School of SoftwareXiamen University of TechnologyXiamenChina
  2. 2.The College of Computer Science and Electronic EngineeringHunan UniversityChangshaChina
  3. 3.The School of Opto-Electronic and Communication EngineeringXiamen University of TechnologyXiamenChina
  4. 4.The Department of Computer and TechnologyUniversity of PetroleumBeijingChina

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