Since G Cloud is a backup tool, it needs permissions to backup and restore your data.
Your location Precise location (GPS and network-based) Your messages Read your text messages (SMS) Edit your text messages (SMS) Send SMS messages Receive text messages (SMS) Network communication Full network access View network connections View Wi-Fi connections Connect and disconnect from Wi-Fi Receive data from Internet Your personal information Read your own contact card Read […]
G Cloud transfers and stores your data on the secure and reliable Amazon AWS servers; in the US.
G Cloud takes a copy (backs up) of the following data, depending on your Operating System: To a secure online location. So at anytime you accidentally delete files, lose or damage your phone you can recover your files.