DICOM Data Security SDK Libraries

LEADTOOLS includes comprehensive DICOM security and encryption features for .NET (C#, VB, Core, Xamarin, UWP), C, C++, iOS, macOS, Linux, and Java developers. With full support for part 15 of the DICOM specification (including BCP195 and TLS 1.2), developers can encrypt sensitive data sent between DICOM nodes, using the TLS and ISCL secure transport connection profiles.

Versatile and robust DICOM Data Security Libraries

DICOM Security SDK for HIPAA Compliance

LEADTOOLS DICOM Security provides APIs for a quick, proven, and complete implementation of security functions that will ensure an application connected to the Internet will be HIPAA compliant and eliminate the need of a VPN for secure communication. HIPAA Privacy and Security requires guarding data integrity, confidentiality, and availability for any application that maintains or transmits individual health data. Using LEADTOOLS DICOM Security libraries for strong 128-bit encryption addresses three areas of risk: computer/entity authentication, confidentiality, and data integrity.

TLS Connection Profile Libraries

TLS Connection Profile

Area at Risk

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Computer/Entity Authentication

RSA Based Certificates


DES Encryption & 3DES Encryption

Data Integrity

Secure Hash Algorithm Cipher Suite Negotiation

ISCL Connection Profile Libraries

ISCL Connection Profile

Area at Risk

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Computer/Entity Authentication

Three-pass-four-way Protocol


DES-CBC Encryption. This is a 56-bit effective key length in a 64-bit key encryption cipher in block chaining mode

Data Integrity

DESMAC (64-bit) and DES-encrypted MD5 (128-bit) message authentication codes

DICOM Data Security Development Made Easy

Easy to Integrate

LEADTOOLS handles the heavy lifting — eliminating months of R&D, while giving you the best quality and performance available. This leaves you free to focus on other components of your application. Download the evaluation and start coding to get an idea of how much more streamlined your development will be using LEADTOOLS.

Cross platform libraries

DICOM Data Security SDK Platforms and Programming Interfaces

Projects that use LEADTOOLS DICOM Data Security libraries can be deployed to Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, and Linux devices.

DICOM Data Security SDK libraries are available for

Start Coding With LEADTOOLS DICOM Data Security

DICOM Data Security libraries for Windows, Linux, and macOS as well as all LEADTOOLS Recognition, Document, Medical, Vector, and Imaging technologies for all development and target platforms.

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Online Demo Application that include DICOM Data Security SDK Libraries

HTML5/JavaScript Medical Web Viewer Framework

A zero-footprint Medical viewer with light and dark themes to display DICOM images (pixel data) with window level, density removal, offset, scale, zoom, stack, annotation/markup, and multi-touch support for phone, tablet, and desktop.

It demonstrates zero-footprint 3D volume rendering of multiple volume types including VRT, MIP, MPR, and SSD in the Medical Web Viewer. The viewer does not require browser plugins, desktop utilities, or remote desktop clients and options for low-resolution and caching to speed up rendering and loading.

Note: If you have your own test images that you would like to upload into the application, contact support@leadtools.com to have a private user profile created.

Mobile Demo App

Turn your mobile device into a DICOM Viewer. Display tags, pixel data, and more! It includes tools such as window-leveling and stack panning. This app is designed to connect, communicate, and retrieve images from PACS Servers.