BuildAndDeployment -> Deployment: Backup before deployment
Risk and Opportunity
Risk: If errors are experienced during the deployment process you want to deploy an old release. However, due to changes in the database this is often unfeasible.
Opportunity: Performing automated backups before deployment can help facilitate deployments whilst testing the backup restore processes.
Usefulness and Requirements of this Activitiy
Required knowledge: Very Low (one discipline)
Required time: Low
Required resources (systems): Very Low
Dependencies: Defined deployment process
- A complete database backup might be performed*. For large and complex environments, , Tags:
- a Point in Time Recovery for databases should be implemented., , Tags:
OWASP SAMM VERSION 2