Intellectual property owners must continually exploit new ways of reproducing, distributing, and marketing their products. However, the threat of piracy looms as a major problem with digital distribution and storage technologies.
Multimedia Watermarking Techniques and Applications covers all current and future trends in the design of modern systems that use watermarking to protect multimedia content. Containing the works of contributing authors who are worldwide experts in the field, this volume is intended for researchers and practitioners, as well as for those who want a broad understanding of multimedia security. In the wake of the explosive growth of digital entertainment and Internet applications, this book is the definitive resource on the subject for scientists, researchers, programmers, engineers, business managers, entrepreneurs, and investors.
Protection of Multimedia Content in Distribution Networks. Vulnerability of Multimedia Protection Schemes. Survey of Multimedia Watermarking Techniques. Robust Identification of Audio Using Watermarking and Fingerprinting. High Capacity Real-Time Audio Watermarking With Perfect Correlation Sequence and Repeated Insertion. Multidimensional Watermark for Still Image: Parallel Embedding and Detection. Image Watermarking Method Resistant to Geometric Distortions. Fragile Watermarking for Image Authentication. New Trends and Challenges in Digital Watermark Technologies: Applications for Printed Materials. Robust Watermark Detection from Quantized MPEG Video Data. Image Watermarking Robust to Both Geometric Distortion and JPEG Compression. Reversible Watermarks Using a Difference Expansion. Combined Indexing and Watermarking of 3D Models Using the Generalized 3D Radon Transforms. Digital Watermarking Framework: Applications, Parameters, and Requirements.