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Data Security

Secure Backup is Critical to Your Cyber Resiliency

Multi-layered protection designed for peace of mind across your hybrid cloud
Data Security

Secure Data Today Means Data Resilience Tomorrow

When you need to know your data is secure and you can access reliable, clean backups and recovery in any scenario, Veeam keeps you protected everywhere by delivering complete data security so you can keep your business running with confidence.

  • Reduce the impact of cyberattacks on your organization
  • Reliable backups whether data is in the cloud, on-premises, or both
  • Industry leader in disaster recovery

Extend Zero Trust to Data Backup and Recovery

Zero Trust is an effective strategy for securing IT infrastructure against ransomware and cyber security threats. Data backup and recovery systems are critical and must be included in any cyber resilience strategy, including Zero Trust.

  • Assume breach and segment access
  • Verify explicitly
  • Integrate least privilege access

Reduce Recovery Time and Get Your Data Back

Reduce the Impact of Cyberattacks

An AI-powered threat detection engine and proactive threat hunting protect your backups and detect anomalies. Incident response in a ransomware attack is also provided.

Verify Appropriate Access

Prevent accidental or malicious deletion or encryption of backups by giving the right people access to the right data at the right time.

Data Security and Compliance

Put the spotlight on malware with Veeam Threat Center. See threats, identify risks, and measure security score in your backup environment.

Data Security By the Numbers


of organizations can’t recover quickly enough to achieve full productivity


have gaps between data backup frequency vs. acceptable data loss


of companies experienced at least one ransomware attack in the past year


of victims stated that their backup repositories were affected

Sources: 2024 Veeam Data Protection Report, 2024 Veeam Ransomware Trends Report

Data Security

Confront the Threat,
Contain the Breach

Be resilient in a world of cyberthreats and be confident in your detection, response, and recovery plan.

  • Proactive Threat Hunting

    SIEM integration and inline malware detection during backup to detect and identify cyberthreats.

  • Immutability Everywhere

    Secure backup end-to-end with encryption and immutability for all backups on-premises and in the cloud.

  • Secure Access

    Prevent unauthorized access from internal and external threat actors.

Veeam Keeps Your Backups Secure From Ransomware


Key Features to Reinforce Your Security Posture

Early Threat Detection

Our built-in, AI-powered Malware Detection Engine performs low-impact scans during backup to detect suspicious activities and anomalies.

Zero Trust Data Resilience

Minimize the attack surface with the separation of backup software and storage and multiple resilience zones.

Security Event Forwarding

Backup anomalies are instantly reported into ServiceNow and SIEM solutions for quick triage and to reduce risk to your data.

Incident Response

Expert ransomware incident response and recovery with ransomware case data, refined negotiating techniques, and reliable financial and operational controls.

Automated Clean Recovery

Orchestrated recovery for entire environments using malware-free restore points. Prevent reintroduction of malware into your environment using YARA.

Get a Second Opinion

Use your detection and response solution to report infections directly to the Veeam Incident API, marking restore points as infected or triggering backup.

Immutability Everywhere

Ensure you always have a clean copy of your backups from the datacenter to the cloud.

Verify Security and Compliance

Set yourself up for recovery success with Security & Compliance Analyzer automated scans.

Veeam Data Platform

Radical Resilience to Keep Your Business Running

Radical resilience can only come from having complete confidence in your protection, response, and recovery. Veeam Data Platform provides the confidence you need to make a stand against cyberattacks.

Veeam Cyber Secure Program

Veeam Cyber Secure is an enterprise service that provides best-in-class security assistance for the implementation and ongoing management of backups. This service offers incident response with proactive training and development from Coveware by Veeam.

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Data Security
Starts With Trust

Trust is foundational to our Data Security approach.

We make sure everything you do with us is safe and secure so you can focus on what you do best – keeping your business running.

Insights & Trends

Stay Up to Date on the Latest Data Security Trends

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Data Protection Trends Report 2024

Our 5th annual report of data protection strategies of up to 13,300 organizations between 2020-2026

2024 Ransomware Trends Report

Lessons learned from 1,200 victims and nearly 3,600 cyberattacks.

Zero Trust Data Resilience Strategies

Begin building toward stronger enterprise data protection.

Ransomware Recovery Maturity Assessment

See how your ransomware recovery strategy compares to best practices.

Build a Cyber-Resilient Data Recovery Strategy

Build stronger cyber resilience through Veeam Data Platform and the NIST Cyber Security Framework 2.0.


What is Veeam’s approach to data security?
Veeam's strategy for data security focuses on multi-layered protection. It uses advanced encryption, real-time threat monitoring, and secure backup protocols. Committed to global compliance and industry certification, Veeam also emphasizes user education, constant updates, and a proactive approach to evolving threats.
What encryption standards does Veeam use to secure data?
Veeam uses AES 256-bit encryption to secure data, ensuring top-tier protection for both data in transit and at rest. This industry-leading standard provides users with confidence in Veeam's commitment to data security and privacy.
How does Veeam data security protect data in transit versus data at rest?
Veeam secures data in transit using AES 256-bit encryption and SSL/TLS protocols, ensuring safe data transfer. For data at rest, it employs the same AES 256-bit encryption, safeguarding backups and stored information from unauthorized access and threats.
How is Veeam ensuring compliance with GDPR, CCPA, and other data protection regulations?
Veeam adheres to GDPR, CCPA, and other regulations by implementing strict data handling and storage protocols, ensuring user data rights, and providing tools for data access and deletion. Regular audits and updates ensure ongoing compliance in the ever-evolving regulatory landscape.
Can Veeam’s data security help me with ransomware protection and mitigation?
Yes, Veeam's data security includes ransomware protection features, offering robust ransomware backup solutions and rapid recovery tools to mitigate potential threats and data loss.
What measures does Veeam have in place against data security breaches?
Veeam employs multi-layered defenses against breaches, including AES 256-bit encryption, real-time monitoring, secure access controls, and frequent security updates. They also conduct regular audits and offer user training to bolster the overall security posture and response.
How does Veeam handle data security for multi-cloud environments?
Veeam ensures multi-cloud data security via unified management, end-to-end encryption, and interoperable solutions that safeguard data across diverse cloud platforms. Regular audits, updates, and best practices further enhance protection in these complex environments.
Does Veeam offer real-time monitoring for potential data security threats?
Yes, Veeam provides real-time monitoring capabilities to detect and alert users of potential security threats, ensuring proactive defense. Integrated analytics and insights further empower users to respond swiftly and mitigate risks.
How often does Veeam update its security protocols and features?
Veeam continually assesses security landscapes, providing regular updates to its protocols and features. While the frequency varies based on threat evolution and industry advancements, Veeam's commitment ensures users always have access to the latest security enhancements.

Radical Resilience Starts Here

With Veeam by your side, you have the flexibility you want for today’s hybrid cloud and the confidence you need for long‑term success.

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Our 5th annual report summarizing data protection strategies

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