Performances analysis of image encryption for medical applications

  • Sammoud Ali Signal processing Laboratory, Science Faculty of Tunis, UTM 1060
  • Adnen Cherif Signal processing Laboratory, Science Faculty of Tunis, UTM 1060
Keywords: Encryption data, image, RSA, DES, AES.


This work is interested in securing transmission of digital images on the Internet, in public or local networks such as medical images, military or biometrics (authentication retina or fingerprint). We will implement three famous algorithms which are the RSA, DES and AES. The first one uses an asymmetric method for generating the keys (public and private) hence the second and the third algorithms are symmetric cipher block and use only private key for ciphering and deciphering. The simulation results will be presented and discussed in function of two main security parameters which are the length of the information blocks and the key length. Finally, a comparative study between the three techniques is conducted in order to classify everyone by the best performances of robustness especially with the presence of different kinds of attacks.


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How to Cite
Ali, S., & Cherif, A. (2015). Performances analysis of image encryption for medical applications. Journal of Information Sciences and Computing Technologies, 1(1), 78-87. Retrieved from