Veeam acquires Coveware

As announced on April 23, 2024, Veeam acquires Coveware, a leading provider in cyber-extortion incident response. Coveware by Veeam will continue to operate as it does today, and Veeam will integrate some Coveware capabilities into Veeam’s offerings.

 

Integration of Coveware by Veeam

Veeam is set to integrate select capabilities of Coveware into its offerings. This includes the Veeam Data Platform and the Veeam Cyber Secure Program, aiming to extend these insights to a broader customer base.

 

What happens to Coveware?

Coveware has been renamed to Coveware by Veeam. It will continue to be available to customers as a full-featured offering, including:

  • Automated Forensic Analysis: A fully automated system that scans the customer’s network, assesses the damage, identifies the type of ransomware and helps recover encrypted data. It emphasizes the importance of secure backups for optimal security.
  • Expert Cybersecurity Team: A global network of cybersecurity professionals experienced in assessing and mitigating cyber threats, as well as assisting in the recovery process for large organizations.
  • Real-Time Threat Data: Provides access to the latest information on ransomware types, attack methods and recovery strategies, enhancing preventative measures and accelerating recovery efforts.

 

About Veeam

Veeam specializes in backup, disaster recovery, and modern data protection software. Founded in 2006, Veeam has established itself as a global leader in data protection and ransomware recovery solutions. The company’s mission is to empower businesses with radical resilience, enabling them to recover quickly from data disruptions and maintain momentum in the face of challenges. Veeam’s solutions cater to a wide range of platforms, from virtual and cloud-native environments to SaaS and Kubernetes workloads, ensuring comprehensive protection for today’s diverse IT ecosystems.

 

About Coveware

Founded in 2018, Coveware has been at the forefront of combating cyber extortion. By providing incident response services, Coveware aids victims of cyber-attacks and collaborates with enterprises to enhance incident response preparedness. Their suite of services encompasses rapid forensic triage, negotiation, remediation, and data recovery from ransomware attacks.

 

More information

For the announcement, please visit: https://www.veeam.com/news/veeam-launches-most-complete-support-for-ransomware.html.

For the homepage of Coveware, please visit: https://www.coveware.com/.

For our Veeam software vendor page, please visit: https://www.schneider.im/software/veeam.

Please contact us for free expert consultancy on your specific Veeam requirements and to request a quote today.

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