International Journal of Computer Applications
Cloud storage, policy-based file assured deletion cloud computing offers the hardware and software resources are made available on the internet. These services are provided and managed by the third party cloud providers at remote locations. Cloud storage providers are responsible for keeping data available and accessible which reduces the management overhead of the cloud. Cloud storage services are accessed through web content management or API. FADE (File Assured DEletion), a secure overlay cloud storage system constitutes policy-based access control and file assured deletion. It associates each file with access policies are unrecoverable by anyone.