Creating website backups should be one of the most important recurring tasks for a website administrator, and yet backups are often forgotten when thinking about website security.
Creating backups using command-line tools are available to all Linux/Mac users for free. If you’re not on Linux/Mac, we have step-by-step guide on how to create website backups using software with a graphical interface that works on Windows.
This post is not intended to provide a complete solution for backups, but instead, for someone who has the time and wants to learn a few basic command-line tools that can be used to create backups.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Sucuri Blog authored by Gerson Ruiz. Read the original post at: https://blog.sucuri.net/2017/08/website-backups-using-command-line-tools.html