Today, Veeam has released patches for Veeam Backup & Replication v11 and v12. A critical vulnerability (CVSSv3 7.5 – CVE-2023-27532) has been fixed and you should apply the patch as soon as possible. Unauthorized users may be able to request encrypted credentials from the Veeam Backup service, and therefore get access to the backup infrastructure. The KB article has just been published: KB4424.
Critical FortiOS and FortiProxy Vulnerability – FG-IR-23-001
Critical FortiOS and FortiProxy Vulnerability – FG-IR-23-001: Fortinet has just announced a critical vulnerability in all versions. A buffer underwrite (‘buffer underflow’) vulnerability in FortiOS & FortiProxy administrative interface may allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on the device and/or perform a DoS on the GUI, via specifically crafted requests. The impact would be direct access to the administration interface.
Veeam Vanguard 2023 – 8th time in row!
Hi, last weekend, I received a great news from Rick Vanover. I have been selected for the Veeam Vanguard program for the 8th year! Honored and proud to be selected as a Veeam Vanguard 2023 then congratulations to all the returning and new Vanguard! 🙂
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Step by Step Guide Veeam B&R 12 Upgrade
Next week, Veeam will release Veeam Backup and Replication 12, which contains some significant improvements. With this release, Veeam wants to allow you to control and securely backup and recover your data anywhere in the hybrid cloud. Veeam enables organizations to confidently move to the cloud, avoiding lock-in with cloud mobility, and simplifying operations for Backup Administrators (jobs management, backup migration, etc.). Here’s an overview of new features. This build is fully supported by Veeam technical support, who is standing by to assist all early adopters. Don’t miss the launch event, you can register here. Veeam will do a bunch of live demos to show off new v12 capabilities. You can learn more about Veeam Backup and Replication v12 new features here.
This technical article provides a step by step guide to upgrade Veeam B&R 11 to Veeam B&R 12 (Veeam Backup and Replication 12 Upgrade). If you need to upgrade your Veeam Backup Server (to v11) you can follow this article.
[Release] Veeam v12 launch event
I invite you to participate in Veeam v12 launch event week next, February 14! Veeam keynote speakers will present Veeam Backup & Replication v12 as the foundation of the new Veeam Data Platform, which advances enterprise-grade recovery that ensures confidence in the face of disaster or cyberattacks.