Microsoft Azure password may be found in the Veeam log file

KB ID: 2886
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Version: 9.5.0.x
Last Modified: 2019-03-11


Password for Microsoft Azure account may be found in the C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Backup\VeeamBackupManager.log file in plain text format.


This vulnerability is caused by executing a command from the KB article on how to configure Granular permissions for Microsoft Azure user.


This vulnerability has been fixed in Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 U4.

More Information

MD5: 5E16E7EB8381216C8BCE840238ADF23D
SHA-1: 300923E94D59FD0B725FE705987E1E859202BFFE
SHA-256: 8A594CEC74059F9929EA765AC5E70A49DA6FC93803B567CBB9D74FBB1A49A6CC

Should you have any questions, please contact Veeam Support.

Please be aware that we’re making changes which will restrict access to product updates for users without an active contract.


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