Thursday, September 10, 2009

Barracuda Anti-Spam

Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall

The Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall is an integrated
hardware and software solution for complete
protection of your email server. It provides a
powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solution to
eliminating spam and viruses from your organization
by providing the following protection:

Powerful, Complete Solution

The Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall is compatible
with all email servers and can fit into nearly any
corporate or small business environment. It is used
by small organizations with as few as 10 employees
and large organizations with as many as 200,000
employees. A single Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall
handles up to 100,000 active email users. Multiple
units can be clustered together for even greater
capacity and high availability.

The Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall protects your
email server with twelve defense layers:

  • Network Denial of Service Protection

  • Rate Control

  • IP Reputation Analysis

  • Sender Authentication

  • Recipient Verification

  • Virus Scanning

  • Policy (User-specified rules)

  • Spam Fingerprint Check

  • Intent Analysis

  • Image Analysis

  • Bayesian Analysis

  • Rule-based Scoring

In addition, all Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall
models include essential outbound filtering
techniques including attachment scanning, virus
filtering, rate controls and encryption. These
features help organizations to ensure that all
outgoing email is legitimate and virus-free.

Easy to Use

With no software to install and no modifications required to existing
email systems, installation of the Barracuda Spam &
Virus Firewall is quick and easy. Once installed,
the system administrator uses the intuitive web
interface for monitoring and maintenance. With
Barracuda Networks Energize Updates, the Barracuda
Spam & Virus Firewall is continuously updated with
the latest spam and virus definitions every hour
keeping maintenance to the unit at a minimum and
eliminating administrative overhead. Updates are
provided by Barracuda Central, an advanced 24/7
security operations center that works to
continuously monitor and block the latest Internet


At Barracuda Networks, we design and build products not only for their
power and ease of use, but also for their
affordability. With no per user license fees, the
Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall is the most
affordable enterprise-class spam and virus solution