A Bad Backup Strategy #2

May 20th, 2009

Computer SecurityHere at the Chad’s News network command center, we do external site/database backups on a weekly basis. The website in the linked article maintained a backup server but did not create an external or off-site backup. A hacker broke into their system and destroyed the data on both servers. Thirteen years of irreplaceable data lost.

Link: http://news.bbc.co.uk/…
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