Restores or verification of a limited number of Exchange and Sharepoint images protected using NetBackup 7.1.0.x to PDDO/MSDP storage units fail with the error "invalid tar header encountered, attempting to continue"

Article:AL1409  |  Created: 2012-12-22  |  Updated: 2014-11-04  |  Article URL
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This is to inform you that Symantec Corporation has just issued a Software Alert.  This is a critical technical issue for:

  • NetBackup Enterprise Server, version 7.1 and all 7.1.0.x Maintenance Releases
  • NetBackup 5200/5220 Appliances, version 2.0 and all 2.0.x Release Updates 

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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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