NetBackup and Veritas Appliances Hardening Guide
- Top recommendations to improve your NetBackup and Veritas appliances security posture
- Steps to protect Flex Appliance
- Managing single sign-on (SSO)
- About lockdown mode
- Configuring an isolated recovery environment on a WORM storage server
- Steps to protect NetBackup Appliance
- About single sign-on (SSO) authentication and authorization
- About authentication using smart cards and digital certificates
- About data encryption
- About forwarding logs to an external server
- Steps to protect NetBackup
- Configure NetBackup for single sign-on (SSO)
- Configure user authentication with smart cards or digital certificates
- Access codes
- Workflow to configure immutable and indelible data
- Add a configuration for an external CMS server
- Configuring an isolated recovery environment on a NetBackup BYO media server
- About FIPS support in NetBackup
- Workflow for external KMS configuration
- Workflow to configure data-in-transit encryption
- Configure the DTE mode on a client
- How DTE configuration settings work in various NetBackup operations
- Modify the DTE mode on a backup image
- Workflow to use external certificates for NetBackup host communication
- About certificate revocation lists for external CA
- Configuring an external certificate for a clustered primary server
- Configuration options for external CA-signed certificates for a virtual name
- Configuring a NetBackup host (media server, client, or cluster node) to use an external CA-signed certificate after installation
- Configuration options for external CA-signed certificates
- ECA_CERT_PATH for NetBackup servers and clients
- About protecting the MSDP catalog
- How to set up malware scanning
- About backup anomaly detection
Send audit events to system logs
You can send NetBackup audit events to system logs. Ensure that you have the following permissions to carry out this task:
View permission on the Security > Security events UI
View, Create, Update, and Delete permissions on the NetBackup management > NetBackup hosts UI
To send audit events to system logs
- On the left, select Security > Security events.
- On the top right, click Security event settings.
- Enable Send the audit events to the system logs option.
- In the Audit event categories dialog box, select the audit categories for which you want to send the audit events to the system logs.
To send audit events for all audit categories to the system logs, select the Audit event categories check box.
- Click Save.
You can view NetBackup audit events in the system logs. For example:
On a Windows system, use Windows Event Viewer to view NetBackup audit events.
On a Linux system, you can view the system logs on the configured location.