I want a simple way of restoring service in the event of a disaster
I wrote this over 5 years ago and wanted to see if it stood the test of time – I also see too often that organisations don’t have the right capabilitites to recover so I figured this is a good post on the subject.
Read more “The anatomy of designing resilience, recoverability, and contingency into technology services”
Firstly before we get into recovering passwords from the veeam servers we have to think why is this technique so important to know?
It’s not what you think, so if you are a red teamer/penetration tester then sure you are going to want to know this to support your goals. But the real value in knowing this is to drive home a specific message.
DO NOT (PRODUCTION) DOMAIN JOIN BACKUP SERVERS
Veeam expicitly suports not being on a domain for this very reason. Why Dan? Why is it so important to not (PRODUCTION) domain join them? Well my friends, if a threat actor gets into your network, gains high priviledge access to active directory and get’s onto you veeam server they will probably disrupt and destroy your backup just prior to ransoming everyhing they can. You do no want this!
Read more “Retrieving Passwords From Veeam Backup Servers”