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Open Media Forensics Challenge (OpenMFC) 2020-2021: Past, Present, and Future

September 29, 2021
Haiying Guan, Yooyoung Lee, Lukas Diduch, Jesse Zhang, Ilia Ghorbanian Bajgiran, Timothee Kheyrkhah, Peter Fontana, Jonathan G. Fiscus
This document describes the online leaderboard public evaluation program, Open Media Forensics Challenge (OpenMFC) 2021-2022. In the report, first, the introduction, objectives, challenges, contributions, and achievements of the evaluation program are

User Guide for NIST Media Forensic Challenge (MFC) Datasets

July 6, 2021
Haiying Guan, Andrew Delgado, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Daniel Zhou, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah, Jonathan G. Fiscus
NIST released a set of Media Forensic Challenge (MFC) datasets developed in DARPA MediFor (Media Forensics) project to the public in the past 5 years. More than 300 individuals, 150 organizations, from 26 countries and regions worldwide use our datasets

2018 Multimedia Forensics Challenges (MFC18): Summary and Results

November 12, 2020
Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Haiying Guan, Jonathan G. Fiscus, Daniel Zhou
The interest of forensic techniques capable of detecting many different manipulation types has been growing, and system developments with machine learning technology have been evolving in recent years. There has been, however, a lack of diverse data

Media Forensics Challenge Image Provenance Evaluation and State-of-the-Art Analysis on Large-Scale Benchmark Datasets

October 26, 2020
Xiongnan Jin, Yooyoung Lee, Jonathan G. Fiscus, Haiying Guan, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou
With the development of storage, transmission, editing, and sharing tools, digital forgery images are propagating rapidly. The need for image provenance analysis has never been more timely. Typical applications are content tracking, copyright enforcement

NIST Media Forensic Challenge (MFC) Evaluation 2020 - 4th Year DARPA MediFor PI meeting

July 15, 2020
Jonathan G. Fiscus, Haiying Guan, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah, Xiongnan Jin
The presentation slides summarize NIST Media Forensic Challenge (MFC) Evaluation, and present MFC20 evaluation reports in DARPA MediFor PI meeting. The slides contains five parts: Overview, Image Tasks, Video Tasks, Camera ID Verification Tasks, Provenance

2018 MediFor Challenge

July 23, 2019
Jonathan G. Fiscus, Haiying Guan, Andrew Delgado, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah, Yooyoung Lee, Daniel F. Zhou, Amy Yates
Media forensics is the science and practice of determining the authenticity and establishing the integrity of audio and visual media. DARPA's Media Forensics (MediFor) program brings together world-class researchers to develop technologies for the

Manipulation Data Collection and Annotation Tool for Media Forensics

June 17, 2019
Eric Robertson, Haiying Guan, Mark Kozak, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah, Jeff Smith, Jonathan G. Fiscus
With the increasing diversity and complexity of media forensics techniques, the evaluation of state-of-the-art detectors are impeded by lacking the metadata and manipulation history ground-truth. This paper presents a novel image/video manipulation

Open Speech Analytic Technologies Pilot Evaluation OpenSAT Pilot

February 27, 2019
Frederick R. Byers, Jonathan G. Fiscus, Seyed Omid Sadjadi, Gregory A. Sanders, Mark A. Przybocki
Open Speech Analytic Technologies Pilot Evaluation (OpenSAT) is a new speech analytic technology evaluation series organized by NIST that will begin with a pilot evaluation in the Spring of 2017. The pilot includes three tasks: Speech Activity Detection

MFC Datasets: Large-Scale Benchmark Datasets for Media Forensic Challenge Evaluation

January 11, 2019
Haiying Guan, Mark Kozak, Eric Robertson, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah, Jeff Smith, Jonathan G. Fiscus
We provide a benchmark for digital media forensic challenge evaluations. A series of datasets are used to assess the progress and deeply analyze the performance of diverse systems on different media forensic tasks across last two years. The benchmark data

Overview of the NIST 2016 LoReHLT Evaluation

November 13, 2017
Audrey N. Tong, Lukasz L. Diduch, Jonathan G. Fiscus, Yasaman Haghpanah, Shudong Huang, David M. Joy, Kay Peterson, Ian M. Soboroff
Initiated in conjunction with DARPA's Low Resource Languages for Emergent Incidents (LORELEI) Program, the NIST LoReHLT (Low Re-source Human Language Technology) evaluation series seeks to incubate research on fundamental natural language processing tasks

MediFor Nimble Challenge Evaluation 2017

August 23, 2017
Jonathan G. Fiscus, Haiying Guan, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou, David M. Joy, August L. Pereira
NIST presentation slides for DARPA MediFor Program One-Year PI Meeting

MediFor Nimble Challenge Evaluation

April 17, 2017
Jonathan G. Fiscus, Haiying Guan, Yooyoung Lee, Amy Yates, Andrew Delgado, Daniel F. Zhou, Timothee N. Kheyrkhah

TRECVID 2014 -- An Overview of the Goals, Tasks, Data, Evaluation Mechanisms, and Metrics

March 26, 2015
Paul D. Over, Jonathan G. Fiscus, Gregory A. Sanders, David M. Joy, Martial Michel, George Awad, Alan Smeaton, Wessel Kraaij, Georges Quenot
The TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation (TRECVID) 2014 was a TREC-style video analysis and retrieval evaluation, the goal of which remains to promote progress in content-based exploitation of digital video via open, metrics-based evaluation. Over the last