information hiding using viruses

Abstract

as we know that information hiding techniques are researched and used in different aspects and using different cover media to wrap the secret message or information inside it yet the usage of a computer virus as a cover media, host or a carrier is a little bit extreme.this is a paper that shows the most important things to concentrate on when hiding secret information into a virus regarding of the types and behavior of both the virus itself and the person monitoring the communication media or the stego-analyst knowing that the reaction of the antivirus is in the benefit of the secrecy of the information