Symantec Software Alert for Backup Exec 2012 - multiple issues

Article:AL1083  |  Created: 2011-02-18  |  Updated: 2013-05-16  |  Article URL
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This is to inform you that Symantec Corporation has just issued a Software Alert. There is a critical technical issue for:


  • Backup Exec 2012 Exchange Agent Option
  • Backup Exec 2012 CASO Option
  • Backup Exec 2012 Deduplication Option


For a description of the issue, complete details, and our recommendations, please visit the following reference documents: 


  • Redirected Restore of an Exchange 2010 Database to a Recovery Database overwrites the original database, ignoring the redirect settings


  • In a Backup Exec 2012 CASO Environment with multiple Managed Backup Exec Servers, Deduplication Folder Media may become expired, deleted, and/or overwritten unintentionally


This Software Alert was delivered because product quality and responsiveness to customers are consistent Symantec Corporation hallmarks.  Any issue that could potentially affect the integrity of data in your environment, no matter how rare, is viewed as extremely serious.

Thank you for choosing Symantec


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