Security

End to End Encryption

Methodist.io provides data encryption in transfer via 256 bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. Our SSL has a grade A+ on SSL Labs quality report.

We use Google Cloud Platform to store all our data and it has default encryption at rest using either AES256 or AES128 technology. You can read more about Google Cloud encryption here: https://cloud.google.com/security/encryption-at-rest/.

Authentication

We are using best practices for authentication on mobile devices and websites. For authentication with addresses and passwords we are using Firebase Authentication SDK. Passwords are saved in google cloud platform and Methodist.io has no permissions to them.

Users are required to verify the ownership of the account email via a link provided in an automated e-mail prior to create data in Methodist.io.

Authentication with social networks implemented with using OAuth 2.0 standart.

Data Center

Methodist.io is hosted on Firebase that is part of Google Cloud Platform. Our data is hosted in US Central. Google Cloud is a very secure platform that has multiple certifications: ISO 27001, ISO 27017, ISO 27018, SOC 1/2/3, PCI DSS and CSA. You can read more about it here: https://cloud.google.com/security/.

Physical Access Control

Methodist.io is hosted on Google Cloud Platform. Google data centers feature a layered security model, including extensive safeguards such as: Custom-designed electronic access cards, alarms, vehicle access barriers, perimeter fencing, metal detectors and biometrics.

Backups

Methodist.io does regular backups once per day. All backups are encrypted by default. Backups are deleted after 30 days of being created.

Data Belongs to You

We strongly believe that your data belongs to you. You can modify it, export it and delete it whenever you want. You can read more about what data we collect and how we use it on our Privacy Policy: https://methodist.io/docs/privacy

Availability

Methodist.io uses Firebase services extensively, and it's hosted on Google Cloud Platform which is a very reliable service and has high availability. You can check Firebase live status here https://status.firebase.google.com/.