Network Alerts

Veeam Vulnerability

Posted by Eric Bronson - September 12, 2023 - Vulnerability, Veeam

About the Alert

Veeam has announced a vulnerability within multiple products with a high severity. The disclosed vulnerability could allow a malicious, unauthenticated threat actor with network access to obtain encrypted credentials. This may lead to a malicious actor gaining access to the backup infrastructure. Specifics of the vulnerability can be found here.

Products Affected: 

Veeam Backup & Replication
Veeam Cloud Connect
Veeam Cloud Connect for the Enterprise
Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition

Key Takeaways:

  • High Severity
  • Malicious actor(s) could gain access to backup infrastructure
  • Requires software update to address the vulnerability

Mitigating the Vulnerability

It is recommended to update affected Veeam instances. If you utilize any of the affected products and would like assistance with assessing exposure or best go forward plan, please reach out to your SymQuest Account Executive.

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