Data management firm Veeam mismanages own data, leaks 445m records


A company which has built its reputation on global data management services appears to have left a treasure trove of data open to the prying eyes of the public.

Baar, Switzerland-based Veeam calls itself the “global leader in intelligent data management” and offers “Hyper-Available” data management solutions able to merge traditional data backup and recovery tools with modern cloud environments.

However, in what appears to be the absolute opposite of such claims, the company is reported to have left a server with 200GBs’ worth of data exposed online.

The unsecured Amazon server was indexed on August 31 and remained open until September 9. 

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Source: ZDNet