Data Protector Advisories

I’ve collected some quite interesting customer advisories for HP Data Protector.

Data Protector Version 9.07 with Zero Downtime Backup (ZDB) Experiences Issues Communicating with HPE 3PAR Storage Systems

Data Protector 8.10 and 9.0 Installation and Upgrade Whitepaper

Broken CDB sync mechanism in Data Protector 9.04

Backup to HW StoreOnce COFC with Data Protector 9.x

Upgrade to Data Protector 9.0 with a previously installed QCCR2A51260 test module requires immediate upgrade to at least 9.01_101

Data Protector Cell Manager Application Server poodle vulnerability

HP Data Protector, Remote Increase of Privilege, Denial of Service (DoS), Execution of Arbitrary Code

VSS agent (vssbar.exe) could crash if VSS meta database (VSSDB) threshold is reached

HP Data Protector – Objects with status Completed/Errors are excluded during copy

Data Protector 8.10 Installation and Upgrade Whitepaper

HP Data Protector may, in rare circumstances; silently delete backup media during backup/copy operations

DP 8.1x, configuration for known issues with Virtual Environment Integration backups

Media get deleted during backup/copy

Windows 2012 backup of deduplication volume – restored data is corrupted.

Data Protector 8.xx Windows 2008 R2 cannot handle empty spaces in data path during setup leading to unusable Data Protector installation

IDB WIPEOUT on upgrade to Data Protector 8.1 MoM + CMMDB

DP 8.01, MOM, HP-UX 11.31, after installing DP 8.01, lost catalog info on Member cells

Several data corruptions are seen in PostgreSQL after upgrade to Data Protector 8.0

A subset of Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) backups created using Data Protector v6.21 and v7.0 cannot be restored

Configuring the cache usage on Windows 2008 R2 system

HP-UX system splits the data block size greater than 256kb during the Data Protector backup to smaller data block size of 256kb