The authentication between the Backup Manager and Backup Agent is based on RSA keys. The first time the backup manager starts, it generates a new RSA public and private key. To communicate with the Backup Manager, the Backup Agent must have the Backup Manager's public key.
- Add key to Linux Backup Agent — Instructions on how to add the Backup Manager public key to your Backup Agent using CLI.
- View keys added to Linux Backup Agent — Instructions on how to view the list of added keys using CLI.
- Uninstall the key from Linux Backup Agent — If you have previously allowed the Backup Manager to connect to your Backup Agent but you do not want to allow future requests, you will need to remove the Key. Instructions on how to delete the Manager Public Key from the Linux Backup Agent using CLI.