For communication between our Veeam backup for Microsoft 365 portal and Microsoft 365 tenant you need to have a certificate. If you prefer you can use a self signed certificate. This article describes how you can do this.
Make sure you can access a linux machine.
Make sure openssl is installed
You can execute the following commands to generate a self-signed certificate. (replace “certname” with your own certificate name.CODE
openssl req -newkey rsa:2048 -nodes -keyout "certname"_key.pem -x509 -days 3650 -out "certname".pem openssl pkcs12 -inkey "certname"_key.pem -in "certname".pem -export -out "certname".pfx
The command above will create a .pem file and .pfx file. You can use the PFX file to renew the certificate for Microsoft 365