Date Added: Oct 2009
This paper a novel method is proposed to provide more security for the key information with the combination of image compression and data encryption method. This method requires less memory space and fast transmission rate because of image compression technique is applied. Steganography plays an important role in information security. Since the rise of the Internet one of the most important factors of information technology and communication has been the security of information. It is the art of hiding the fact that communication is takes place, by hiding information in other information.