How to Harden Veeam Backup Repository Based on Linux — Part 1



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    Veeam Backup & Replication V11 introduced the ability to build your own immutable, hardened backup repository. There’s no more need to use third-party compatible solutions, like WORM disk storage or others. Now, you can do that using any server with storage that meets the requirements plus several supported Linux distros and XFS.

    Read Part 1 of 3, an article by Didier Van Hoye, a Microsoft MVP, that introduces the hardened repository, why it’s needed, how to set up an Ubuntu Linux server for that purpose, and which security measures to take to harden the repository.