High Security Mechanism: Fragmentation and Replication in the Cloud with Auto Update in the System.

  • Shrutika Khobragade Mumbai University
  • Rohini Bhosale Mumbai University
  • Rahul Jiwahe Mumbai University
Keywords: Cloud Security, File Fragmentation, File Replication, Auto Update mechanism, Version Control


Cloud Computing makes immense use of internet to store a huge amount of data. Cloud computing provides high quality service with low cost and scalability with less requirement of hardware and software management. Security plays a vital role in cloud as data is handled by third party hence security is the biggest concern to matter. This proposed mechanism focuses on the security issues on the cloud. As the file is stored at a particular location which might get affected due to attack and will lost the data. So, in this proposed work instead of storing a complete file at a particular location, the file is divided into fragments and each fragment is stored at various locations. Fragments are more secured by providing the hash key to each fragment. This mechanism will not reveal all the information regarding a particular file even after successful attack. Here, the replication of fragments is also generated with strong authentication process using key generation. The auto update of a fragment or any file is also done here. The concept of auto update of filles is done where a file or a fragment can be updated online. Instead of downloading the whole file, a fragment can be downloaded to update. More time is saved using this methodology.


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How to Cite
Khobragade, S., Bhosale, R., & Jiwahe, R. (2020). High Security Mechanism: Fragmentation and Replication in the Cloud with Auto Update in the System. APTIKOM Journal on Computer Science and Information Technologies, 5(2 July), 193-198. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.34306/csit.v5i2.138