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#1 Ian Burrowes

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Posted 18 October 2017 - 08:29 PM

Hi,

 

I have an ESG vx400.  SMBv1 is an insecure protocol that is used during the Backup Config feature to remote server folder/path.

 

When is this going to be replaced with either SMB v2 or SMB v3?

 

I would really like to eliminate all SMBv1 through our network due to known and actively exploited vulnerabilities.

 

Thanks,

 

Ian



#2 Timothy Sullivan

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Posted 08 June 2018 - 09:12 AM

I agree with Ian. Please make this a priority. I want to eliminate SMBv1 on all of my systems.



#3 ben crawford

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Posted 06 August 2018 - 09:20 AM

I will third this. No reason I should have to run a separate storage system to maintain a share just for insecure protocols to be enabled for devices with "security" right in their name. I get it, no system is perfect, but our security system and our email security gateway were our 2 holdouts to zero SMB1. So far the last patch for our security system updated to use SMB3. Never in a million years would I have guessed they would have fixed it before Barracuda did. 



#4 Michael Novotny

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Posted 31 October 2018 - 08:39 AM

Come on Barracuda!!!!  We're in the same boat here.  SMBv1 has been deprecated since 2015.  This is the last piece in our network that cannot update from SMBv1.

 

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/josebda/2015/04/21/the-deprecation-of-smb1-you-should-be-planning-to-get-rid-of-this-old-smb-dialect/

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/filecab/2016/09/16/stop-using-smb1/