PBS beta - encrypted PVE integrated backups

Eneko Lacunza elacunza at binovo.es
Tue Jul 21 08:07:56 CEST 2020


Thanks for the hint Thomas, now I really understand why it didn't work! :-)

El 18/7/20 a las 19:50, Thomas Lamprecht escribió:
> On 16.07.20 13:57, Eneko Lacunza wrote:
>> Found the answer in the forum:
>> https://forum.proxmox.com/threads/how-to-do-encrypted-backups.72868/
> FYI, if you're updated to libpvestorage-perl version 6.2-5 doing the following also
> works:
>
> # pvesm set <storage-id> --encryption-key autogen
>
> Editing the storage.cfg cannot work because we do not save the file there
> as it is readable for all usesrs in the www-data group. We save it to
> the /etc/pve/priv/storage directory which is root only.
>
> cheers,
> Thomas
>
>> As Wolfgang said:
>>
>> the file has to be manually created via
>> `proxmox-backup-client key create --kdf=none /etc/pve/priv/storage/STORAGENAME.enc`
>>
>> Thanks
>> Eneko
>>
>> El 16/7/20 a las 13:09, Eneko Lacunza escribió:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I'm playing a bit with PBS Beta, found some quirks (reported to bugzilla) but basic setup with PVE integration has been quite pleasant.
>>>
>>> I'm trying to setup encryption, but can't figure exactly how. Tried setting "encryption-key autogen" in storage.cfg of PVE, and creating key pair and importing the pub key with "proxmox-backup-client" in PVE node, but doesn't seem to encrypt the backups.
>>>
>>> Is there any doc or example for this?
>>>
>>> Thanks a lot
>>> Eneko
>>>
>>
>
>


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