Security and Encryption
Seafile supports client-side end-to-end encryption to protect your data, which is a unique feature that you can rarely find in other solutions. Seafile includes following features too:
- Two-factor authentication
- Server-side data encryption
- All data transfer be protected by HTTPS/TLS protocol
- Remote wipe
- Virus scan for files
- Immediately virus scan for files uploaded via sharing links
User Management and Single Sign On
Seafile supports role-based features control. You can define roles and specify which functions a role can perform. For example, you can create guest role, and prevent it from creating libraries and sharing links.
Seafile has LDAP/AD integration. Users can login via email or via Windows user name. AD groups can be synced to Seafile too. Seafile also support single sign on via ADFS or Shibboleth.
Backup and Data Recovery
Seafile supports periodical backup via mysqldump and rsync. It also supports read-time backup via running a dedicated server to get backup from the primary server at near real-time manner.
Seafile contains seaf-fsck tool to help admin to check and remove damaged data，to repair damaged libraries and to export all datas even if System crashes.
Seafile WebDAV interface can be used to integrate Seafile with many mobile apps, like Documents、GoodReader, allowing them to access files.
Seafile also provide HTTP-based REST API for integration with 3rd-party applications.