Data Hiding: Exposing Concealed Data in Multimedia, by Michael T. Raggo, Chet Hosmer

By Michael T. Raggo, Chet Hosmer

As info hiding detection and forensic concepts have matured, individuals are growing extra complex stealth tools for spying, company espionage, terrorism, and cyber battle all to prevent detection. Data Hiding provides an exploration into the current day and subsequent new release of instruments and methods utilized in covert communications, complex malware equipment and knowledge concealment strategies. The hiding strategies defined contain the most recent applied sciences together with cellular units, multimedia, virtualization and others. those suggestions supply company, goverment and armed forces body of workers with the data to enquire and safeguard opposed to insider threats, undercover agent thoughts, espionage, complex malware and mystery communications. through figuring out the plethora of threats, you are going to achieve an figuring out of the ways to safeguard oneself from those threats via detection, research, mitigation and prevention.
* evaluate of the newest info hiding recommendations awarded at world-renownded conferences
* offers many real-world examples of information concealment at the most up-to-date applied sciences together with iOS, Android, VMware, MacOS X, Linux and home windows 7
* Dives deep into the fewer identified techniques to facts hiding, covert communications, and complicated malware
* contains by no means ahead of released information regarding subsequent iteration equipment of knowledge hiding
* Outlines a well-defined method for countering threats
* appears to be like forward at destiny predictions for data hiding

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9 Viewing and Editing Properties and EXIF Headers in Google’s Picasa Picasa also allows you to edit the Caption (tag) in the photo, which is really another EXIF header data field. As mentioned earlier, this also makes for a simple location in which to hide data from casual viewers or security detection products. 10). 11). 11 Viewing Image Metadata in Windows 7 Also, by right-clicking on the image, you can modify the EXIF headers. 12). 12 Changing the Camera Maker Metadata from HTC to Motorola Mobile Device Data Hiding Although this may be a rudimentary way to hide data in a photograph, it’s easy for most people to do, and as a result can be an efficient way to hide data and disseminate it to other individuals.

Many file types allow data to be appended to them, without any corruption of the file. 2). WinHex is a hexadecimal (hex) editor. It allows files to be viewed in their raw form, but unlike a text editor, all of the data is displayed including carriage-return characters and executable code. All data is displayed in its two-digit hexadecimal notation. This is displayed in the middle column. The left-hand column is the counter or offset allowing you to track the location within the file. The right-hand column displays the data in ASCII format.

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