Information Security based on IoT for e-Health Care Using RFID Technology and Steganography

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Bahubali Akiwate 1,* Sanjay Ankali 1 Shantappa Gollagi 1 Norjihan Abdul Ghani 2

1. K.L.E. College of Engineering & Technology/Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Chikodi, 591201, India

2. Universiti Malaya/Department of Information System, Kuala Lumpur, 50603, Malaysia

* Corresponding author.


Received: 7 Sep. 2023 / Revised: 5 Nov. 2023 / Accepted: 22 Dec. 2023 / Published: 8 Jun. 2024

Index Terms

Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Healthcare, Steganography, RFID, Sensors


The Internet of Things (IoT) allows you to connect a broad spectrum of smart devices through the Internet. Incorporating IoT sensors for remote health monitoring is a game-changer for the medical industry, especially in limited spaces. Environmental sensors can be installed in small rooms to monitor an individual's health. Through low-cost sensors, as the core of the IoT physical layer, the RF (Radio Frequency) identification technique is advanced enough to facilitate personal healthcare. Recently, RFID technology has been utilized in the healthcare sector to enhance accurate data collection through various software systems. Steganography is a method that makes user data more secure than it has ever been before. The necessity of upholding secrecy in the widely used healthcare system will be covered in this solution. Health monitoring sensors are a crucial tool for analyzing real-time data and developing the medical box, an innovative solution that provides patients with access to medical assistance. By monitoring patients remotely, healthcare professionals can provide prompt medical attention whenever needed while ensuring patients' privacy and personal information are protected.

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Bahubali Akiwate, Sanjay Ankali, Shantappa Gollagi, Norjihan Abdul Ghani, "Information Security based on IoT for e-Health Care Using RFID Technology and Steganography", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), Vol.16, No.3, pp.22-35, 2024. DOI:10.5815/ijitcs.2024.03.03


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