Veritas NetBackup™ Security and Encryption Guide
- Increasing NetBackup security
- Security deployment models
- Port security
- About NetBackup daemons, ports, and communication
- Additional port information for products that interoperate with NetBackup
- About configuring ports
- Auditing NetBackup operations
- Configuring Enhanced Auditing
- Access control security
- NetBackup Access Control Security (NBAC)
- Configuring NetBackup Access Control (NBAC)
- Configuring Access Control host properties for the master and media server
- Access Control host properties dialog for the client
- Troubleshooting Access Management
- Windows verification points
- UNIX verification points
- Verification points in a mixed environment with a UNIX master server
- Verification points in a mixed environment with a Windows master server
- About determining who can access NetBackup
- Configuring user groups
- About defining a user group and users
- Viewing specific user permissions for NetBackup user groups
- Security management in NetBackup
- About the Security Management utilities
- About audit events
- About host management
- Adding shared or cluster mappings
- Allowing or disallowing automatic certificate reissue
- About global security settings
- About host name-based certificates
- About host ID-based certificates
- Using the Certificate Management utility to issue and deploy host ID-based certificates
- About certificate deployment security levels
- Setting up trust with the master server (Certificate Authority)
- About reissuing host ID-based certificates
- About Token Management for host ID-based certificates
- About the host ID-based certificate revocation list
- About revoking host ID-based certificates
- Security certificate deployment in a clustered NetBackup setup
- About deployment of a host ID-based certificate on a clustered NetBackup host
- Data at rest encryption security
- About NetBackup client encryption
- Configuring standard encryption on clients
- About configuring standard encryption from the server
- Configuring legacy encryption on clients
- About configuring legacy encryption from the client
- About configuring legacy encryption from the server
- Additional legacy key file security for UNIX clients
- Data at rest key management
- About the Key Management Service (KMS)
- Installing KMS
- Configuring KMS
- About key groups and key records
- Overview of key record states
- Configuring NetBackup to work with KMS
- About using KMS for encryption
- KMS database constituents
- Command line interface (CLI) commands
- About exporting and importing keys from the KMS database
- Troubleshooting KMS
- Regenerating keys and certificates
- NetBackup web services account
Viewing host ID-based certificate details
Details for each host ID-based certificate can be viewed in the NetBackup Administration Console or by using the nbcertcmd command.
To view certificate details in the NetBackup Administration Console
- In the NetBackup Administration Console, expand Security Management > Certificate Management.
The certificate details are displayed in the right pane.
- By default, the host IDs are not displayed. (See Table: Hidden and displayed certificate details.)
To display or hide columns, right-click on the pane and select Columns > Layout. Select the columns to show or hide in the Column Layout dialog box.
Table: Hidden and displayed certificate details
Displayed by default
The certificate state (Active, Revoked, or Expired).
The name of the host to which the certificate is issued.
The type of host (server or client).
The date and time on which the certificate was issued.
The date upon which the certificate becomes valid.
The date until after which the certificate is invalid.
Days Remaining Until Expiry
The number of days until the certificate expires.
Version of the host ID-based certificate that is deployed on the host.
NetBackup Host ID
The unique ID assigned to the host.
The serial number of the certificate.
Reason For Revocation
The reason for a certification revocation, if the administrator entered a reason at the time of revocation.
Last Updated On
The date when the certificate details were last updated.
To view certificate details using the nbcertcmd command
- To view all of the host IDs that are assigned to a host from different master servers, run the following command on a NetBackup host: