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CODEGUARD

Website Backup in the Cloud

MONITOR DAILY FOR CHANGES

AUTOMATIC BACKUP

FULL WEBSITE RESTORES

UNLIMITED DATABASES

Codeguard - Online Website Backup Solution

Select a plan for your website

Abaco GodeGuard
Basic
$ 7 /6mo
Abaco CodeGuard Professional
$ 20 /6mo
ABACO CodeGuard PREMIUM popular
$ 35 /6mo
ABACO CodeGuard ENTERPRISE
$ 66 /6mo

How it Works

1. Connect your website

Connect your website to CodeGuard using your SFTP/MySQL information. Once connected, an initial backup will start automatically.

2. Get regular backup updates

CodeGuard automatially monitors your website's files & databases for changes, performs backups and notifies you by email.

3. Restore from any point

Restore your website's files & database to any previous backup version by downloading a zip file, performing an automatic restore or restoring individual files.

Monitor Daily for Changes

Monitor Daily for Changes

During monitoring if CodeGuard detects a change, your Customers are sent a ChangeAlert email notifying them of what was added, modified, or deleted and on which date and time. CodeGuard is inspired by problems faced by small business owners. Technology angel investors and venture capitalists funded CodeGuard in the early stages and the company is now profitably growing – so there is no need to worry about your customers backups going anywhere!

Restore your Website from any Point

Your Customers can restore their website or database to any previous backup version. They can download a zip of the contents at any time, choose an automatic restore, or restore individual files and folders. Backups are stored on Amazon Web Services Simple Storage System, known as S3. S3 boasts of object durability levels of 99.999999999%, achieved by storing redundant copies of data across multiple geographies and facilities. S3 is not the cheapest alternative for data storage, but it is one of the most reliable.

Restore your Website from any Point
Backup Again & Again

Backup Again & Again

If CodeGuard monitoring process detects any changes to the website source code, the files that changed or were added are transmitted to the CodeGuard repository. If any files are deleted, a record of the deletions is also transmitted to the repository. For deletions, those files are removed from the repository; additions are added and changed or overwritten to form a new version of the backup, which is shown within the user’s dashboard.


frequently asked

questions & answers!

01
CodeGuard’s systems perform at 99.9% levels. Today, 1 out of 1000 websites encounters a problem on a daily basis which can be caused due to various reasons. Hosting providers may perform maintenance on servers or customers may change their FTP login credentials. Additionally, the IP whitelisting settings for a database connection can change, based upon admin activity from the hosting provider’s end. These are common instances which can occur and are not a cause for concern. CodeGuards’ technology will determine the root cause for the lack of connectivity and will immediately email you for clarification on the same.
02
CodeGuard follows the industries best practices to protect your data. CodeGuard makes sure that all backups as well as passwords are encrypted to provide the highest possible security. Secure connections like SFTP/SSH/SSL are used wherever possible. An annual vulnerability testing is carried out by an independent agency, for more accurate results. To date, there has not been any data breach, or a successful hack on CodeGuard. Rest assured your information is in safe hands.
03
The backups of your data are stored on Amazon Web Services Simple Storage System, also known as S3. S3 boasts durability levels of 99.999999999% which is achieved by distributing storage of data across multiple locations and facilities. Although S3 is not the cheapest form of data storage, we firmly believe it is the most reliable method to keep your data secure.
04
Data on Amazon Web Services (AWS) is stored utilizing Server Side Encryption (SSE). Essentially, AWS handles the key management and key protection for us. This utilizes one of the strongest block ciphers available, 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES-256), ensuring the highest level of protection.
05
There are two types of passwords that are stored on the system - customer account passwords which are passwords used to log into CodeGuard, and passwords for your credentials (FTP/SFTP, MySQL). Your passwords are stored using a one-way salted hash. These passwords are stored in Amazon’s Relational Database Service (RDS). Your server credential passwords are stored in RDS with RSA 2048-bit key encryption.
06
All file data is procured for the first backup using the GET command, over FTP or SFTP. Disk I/O is utilized as each file is fetched and transported to the servers. The CPU and memory needed for these processes are minimal. Subsequent backups differ in that they do not require transferring the entire content. This is accomplished by using the “ls – list” command and examining the relevant metadata stored for each file. These elements include: name, size, timestamp, file type, permissions, and last modified date. If any of these fields have been altered, or a new field has been created, CodeGuard will transfer the changed or added file to its servers. In case a file has been deleted, CodeGuard takes stock of this and accordingly adjusts its repository. Once again, since only the updated data files are transferred, the load on memory, CPU and other processes are minimal.
07
If you ever want to go back to a previous version of your website, CodeGuard will go through your website and ascertains what content is on it. Consequently, it will then push (or pull) the differences which were made to or from your site. This is useful in instances where you might experience a hack that may have affected only your .htaccess. Codeguard’s technology simply replaces the infected file, and leaves everything else unchanged.
08
Short answer: No. Long answer: Please refer to the "How It Works" section on this page.