Ports

As AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication is installed on the same machine where Veeam Backup & Replication runs, it uses the same ports as those described in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide, section Ports. In addition, AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication also uses ports listed in the following table.

From

To

Protocol

Port

Notes

Web browser (local machine)

Backup appliance

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to access the Web UI component from a user workstation.

SSH

22

[Optional] Required to connect to the backup appliance using SSH.

TCP/HTTPS

11005

[Optional] Default port required to communicate with the public REST API service running on the backup appliance. For more information on Veeam Backup for AWS REST API, see the Veeam Backup for AWS REST API Reference.

To learn how to change the port number, see the Configuring Security Settings section in the Veeam Backup for AWS REST API Reference.

Worker instances

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to access the file-level recovery browser running on a worker instance during the file-level recovery process.

Backup appliance

SMTP server

TCP/SMTP

25

Default port used for sending email notifications.

Veeam Update Repository (repository.veeam.com)

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to download information on available product updates.

Ubuntu Security Update Repository (security.ubuntu.com)

TCP/HTTP

80

Required to get OS security updates.

DotNetCore Repository (packages.microsoft.com)

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to get DotNet updates.

PostgreSQL Apt Repository (apt.postgresql.org)

TCP/HTTP

80

Required to get PostgreSQL updates.

PostgreSQL Website (postgresql.org)

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to download the file https://www.postgresql.org/media/keys/ACCC4CF8.asc.

AWS services

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to perform data protection and disaster recovery operations.

Worker instances

AWS services

TCP/HTTPS

443

Required to perform data protection and disaster recovery operations.

 

AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication

Backup appliance, AWS services

TCP/HTTPS

443

Port used for communication with AWS and Veeam Backup for AWS.

Backup server

TCP

6172

Port used by AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication to connect to a component that enables communication with the Veeam Backup & Replication database.

Veeam Backup & Replication console and Veeam ONE server

AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication

TCP

9402

Port used to connect to AWS Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication.

 

Note

When you deploy a backup appliance from the Veeam Backup & Replication console, Veeam Backup & Replication automatically creates security groups for the required ports to allow communication between the backup server and the appliance components.

To open network ports, you must add rules to security groups associated with Veeam Backup for AWS components:

To learn how to add security groups rules, see AWS Documentation.