Preparation for Scanning Veritas NetBackup
StorageGuard collects configuration data from Veritas NetBackup environment by opening an HTTPS connection to the Veritas NetBackup master server and running read-only Management Rest API calls.
The following table lists the requirements for scanning Veritas NetBackup:
|1||Provide the name or IP address of the Veritas NetBackup master server.|
|2||Provide a user account (and password) for Veritas NetBackup master server.|
|3||Provide a role OPERATIONS|SECURITY|KMS|SERVICES|VIEW and OPERATIONS|VIEW permission to role.|
|4||Make sure that IP connectivity through HTTP or HTTPS is available between the StorageGuard server and Veritas NetBackup master server.|
NOTE: StorageGuard support scanning NetBackup releases 8.1 and above.
Creating a User Account for Scanning Veritas NetBackup
The following suggested method can be used to create a user account with appropriate privileges:
Please review Veritas NetBackup guide for creating a custom role -
NetBackup™ Web UI Security Administrator's Guide - Add a custom role