Securing, Managing
and Protecting
Your Data

Sleep easy knowing you are protected by enterprise grade systems and processes.

Business Backup Security

Our Philosophy

Protection of customer data is a top priority which merits continuous investment in our security systems and processes.
  • Keep customer data safe and secure.
  • Keep the system easy to use for customers.
  • Proactively monitor all systems and processes.
  • Hire third party organizations to continuously test the security of our systems and processes.
  • Provide our Chief Security Officer the resources needed to enable this security philosophy.
Privacy Policy and SLA

Account Access

Deploy the best-in-class security to prevent unauthorized use or access.
  • Single Sign-On via G Suite or Office 365 available for all users
  • 2 Factor Verification via SMS or ToTP Authenticator Apps available for all users
  • Require account verification prior to accessing private data.
  • Do not store passwords. Instead, put them through a hash and salt.
  • Maintain usage and access monitoring on all accounts.

Data Transmission & Storage

Data is encrypted on your computer, encrypted during transmission, and encrypted while stored.
Personal Encryption Key
(“PEK”) option available for all users. With a PEK, Backblaze cannot access your data (in case of lost password, subpoena, or any other event).

Data Transferred via HTTPS
Using a strong protocol, a strong key exchange, and a strong cipher. We continuously monitor using industry standard, independent sources like SSL Labs

Public/Private Keys
2048 bit public / private keys secure a symmetric AES -128 key

B2 Cloud Storage

B2 is our object storage service. It allows you to determine the level of security that is right for you and your data.
  • SLA of 99.9% Availability.
  • Durable by design - you can trust that your data is safe with us.
  • Backblaze B2 stores the data you put in it. Choose to upload only encrypted data, use a third party integration to encrypt data before transmission to Backblaze B2, or store data unencrypted.
  • Data is immediately encoded for redundancy upon receipt and stored in a data center in your account region.
  • Data in Private Buckets can only be accessed after account authentication.
  • Data in Backblaze B2 can be protected from ransomware using object lock and third party integrations, making the data non-erasable and non-modifiable for a user-specified interval.

Storage Infrastructure & Data Durability

Our purpose built infrastructure - based on the Backblaze Storage Pod - is designed from the ground up to keep your data safe and secure.

Backblaze Vaults and Backblaze Reed-Solomon Encoding create a durable by design system so you can trust that your data is safe.

Data Centers

Our physical facilities have best-in-class security features and are staffed every hour of every day of the year.
  • SSAE-18 / SOC-2 compliant.
  • Biometric Security.
  • ID checks and area locks that require badge-level access.
  • Regions: US West (California & Arizona) & EU Central (Amsterdam).
Sacramento DataCenter PDF

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