Expert Guide, NewsHow to close the CVE-2023-27532 vulnerability in Veeam Backup & Replication

Matthias Mrugalla — 08. March 2023
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Wie Sie die Sicherheitslücke CVE-2023-27532 in Veeam Backup & Replication schließen

Recently, a vulnerability - CVE-2023-27532 - was found in Veeam Backup & Replication that could allow attackers to access backup infrastructure hosts.

The vulnerability, registered as CVE-2023-27532, is that encrypted credentials stored in the Veeam Backup & Replication configuration database can be retrieved by an attacker.


This could allow an attacker to gain access to backup infrastructure hosts.


Veeam has already provided an update to close the vulnerability here, we strongly recommend installing the patch in a timely manner.

Additional information can be found here:


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