WOBURN, MA – May 02, 2014 — / — Acronis® focuses on New Generation Data Protection solutions and strives to ensure every customer has the utmost level of security for their data. In response to the recent discovery of a vulnerability in OpenSSL software described as CVE-2014-0160 (also known as the Heartbleed bug), we have reviewed our software and services for vulnerabilities and made the necessary updates to ensure comprehensive protection of our customers’ data. We are happy to inform you that our key products are unaffected by the vulnerability and a select few can be updated to ensure continued protection.

Unaffected products, not requiring any action by customer:

  • Acronis Backup (all versions)
  • Acronis Backup Advanced (all versions)
  • Acronis True Image™ (all versions)
  • Acronis Snap Deploy® (all versions)
  • Acronis Disk Director® (all versions)

Affected products that may require action by customer:

  • Acronis Website: User account management
    • We have updated OpenSSL, regenerated key pairs and reissued server SSL certificate. Customers are recommended to change their passwords.
  • Acronis Cloud: Online backup storage front-end servers
    • We have updated OpenSSL, regenerated key pairs and reissued server certificate. Customers are not required to perform any action.
  • Acronis Access 6.0 and 6.0.1
    • Require update to Acronis Access 6.0.2
  • Acronis activeEcho 2.0 – 5.1.3
    • Require update to Acronis Access 6.0.2
  • Acronis mobileEcho 2.0 – 5.1.3. 
    • Require update to Acronis Access 6.0.2

Acronis®, Acronis True Image™, Acronis Snap Deploy®, and Acronis Disk Director® are registered trademarks of Acronis International GmbH in the United States and/or other countries.

About Acronis
Acronis is a global provider of leading backup, disaster recovery, and secure file sharing and file access solutions. Founded in 2002 Acronis has established itself as a fast-growing international company with more than 700 employees in 18 countries and partners in almost every country in the world. Acronis provides complete, efficient and reliable backup solutions for desktop, server, virtual and cloud environments as well as leading file sharing and sync solutions for mobile devices.

Acronis knows backup. The proof is in the more than 50 advanced backup and recovery technologies developed to date. Over 4.5 million consumers, small and medium businesses and service providers employ Acronis products to protect their critical data.

The company’s flagship product Acronis Backup & Recovery delivers sophisticated technology solutions packaged in an easy-to-use way that allows smaller companies to address their new enterprise-level requirements. Enterprises also use Acronis solutions to address their point disaster recovery, migration and end-point backup needs.

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Acronis® and the Acronis logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Acronis International GmbH in the United States and/or other countries.

Press Contact:
Gaidar Magdanurov
Acronis, Inc.
+1 (425) 516-7462

Source: Acronis, Inc.


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