Implementation -> Infrastructure Hardening: Backup
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 periodical backups are used. Backup before deployment can help facilitate deployments whilst testing the backup restore processes.
Dependencies: Defined deployment process
- A complete backup of persisted data might be performed*., , Tags:
- A Point in Time Recovery for databases should be implemented., , Tags:
Usefulness and Requirements of this Activity
Required knowledge: Very Low (one discipline)
Required time: Low
Required resources (systems): Very Low
OWASP SAMM VERSION 2