Used Ports

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    Make sure that you open ports listed below to enable proper work of Veeam Agent for Linux.

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    To

    Protocol

    Port

    Notes

    Veeam Agent computer

    Veeam backup server

    TCP

    10006

    Default port used for communication with the Veeam backup server.

    Data between the Veeam Agent for Linux computer and backup repositories is transferred directly, bypassing Veeam backup servers.

    Shared folder SMB (CIFS) share

    TCP
    UDP

    135, 137 to 139, 445

    Ports used as a data transmission channel from the Veeam Agent for Linux computer to the target SMB (CIFS) share.

    Shared folder NFS share

    TCP
    UDP

    111, 2049

    Standard NFS ports used as a data transmission channel from the Veeam Agent for Linux computer to the target NFS share.

    Veeam Agent computer

    TCP

    2500 to 3300

    Default range of ports used for communication between Veeam Agent for Linux components during data transmission. For every TCP connection that a backup job uses, one port from this range is assigned.

    Communication with Veeam Backup & Replication Repositories

    Veeam Agent computer

    Linux server performing the role of a backup repository

    TCP

    2500 to 3300

    Default range of ports used as data transmission channels. For every TCP connection that a backup job uses, one port from this range is assigned.

    Microsoft Windows server performing the role of a backup repository

    TCP

    49152 to 65535 
    (for Microsoft Windows 2008 and newer)

    Dynamic RPC port range. For more information, see this Microsoft article.

    TCP

    2500 to 3300

    Default range of ports used as data transmission channels. For every TCP connection that a backup job uses, one port from this range is assigned.

    Communication with Veeam Cloud Connect Repositories

    Veeam Agent computer

    Cloud gateway

    TCP

    6180

    Port on the cloud gateway used to transport Veeam Agent data to the Veeam Cloud Connect repository.

    Certificate Revocation Lists

    TCP

    80 or 443 (most popular)

    Veeam Agent computer needs access to CRLs (Certificate Revocation Lists) of the CA (Certification Authority) who issued a certificate to the Veeam Cloud Connect service provider.

    Generally, information about CRL locations can be found on the CA website.

     

    Used Ports IMPORTANT

    The list of ports required for computers booted from the Veeam Recovery Media is the same as the list of ports required for Veeam Agent computers.