Email attacks cost Benelux companies on average 1.2 million euros
Companies in the Benelux have suffered an average of 1.2 million euros in damages from email attacks in the past 12 months. This is the finding of a recent global study by Barracuda Networks on the impact of email attacks.
This is according to the global annual 2023 Email Security Trends Report,... Read more
Barracuda acquired by private equity firm KKR
The deal will continue Barracuda's move toward cloud based security solutions.
Mail backup and security vendor Barracuda Networks has been sold by its private equity owner to KKR, another private equity firm. According to Blocks and Files, this deal gives "an indication of late-stage startup lif... Read more
Barracuda expands SASE platform to support hybrid cloud deployments
Improvements aimed at companies that have moved to SaaS and IaaS environments
Barracuda Networks this week announced the expansion of its cloud-native SASE platform. Barracuda's SASE platform streamlines Secure SD-WAN, firewall-as-a-service, Zero Trust Network Access, and Secure Web Gateway func... Read more
Barracuda Networks passes into the hands of venture capitalist KKR
KKR acquires Barracuda Networks. The venture capitalist is taking the reins from Thoma Bravo, Barracuda's previous owner.
The acquisition price wasn't disclosed. Insider sources indicate a sum of 4 billion dollars (3.7 billion euros). KKR wants to further expand Barracuda Networks' activities. C... Read more
Barracuda Networks updates email protection portfolio
Barracuda Networks has updated its portfolio of email protection subscriptions. Available in three categories, the subscriptions focus on providing detection and remediation for Office 365 users.
With the new subscriptions, Barracuda Networks says Office 365 users will have more options for dete... Read more
Barracuda launches new version of email scanner
Barracuda Networks has released a new version of its email scanner. The new version offers improved reporting and a new user interface. The software integrates directly with Microsoft 365.
Barracuda Email Threat Scanner is a free tool that helps detect email threats that have escaped detection b... Read more
Barracuda acquires Fyde and launches new product
Security company Barracuda has broadened its offer with the acquisition of Fyde. Barracuda will continue to sell Fyde products under the Barracuda name.
Fyde is a Zero Trust Network Access provider. Companies can use it to secure their cloud environment by specifying which user is allowed to acc... Read more
Barracuda Networks offers SaaS SD-WAN service for Azure
Barracuda Networks recently launched the SD-WAN solution CloudGen WAN for Microsoft Azure. The solution should make it safer and cheaper for companies to migrate their workloads to the public cloud.
With the launch of the CloudGen WAN solution, Barracuda is responding to the growing need for com... Read more
Phishing attacks increased by 667 percent after corona virus outbreak
According to researchers from various cyber firms, people who work from home because of the corona virus are much more often the target of phishing campaigns. According to Barracuda Networks, the number of reported phishing emails has increased by almost seven hundred percent in one month.
At th... Read more
Barracuda Networks strengthens bone protection with InfiSecure technology
Barracuda Networks has adopted the collision detection technology from InfiSecure Technologies. With this technology, the company wants to strengthen its recently announced Advanced Bot Protection.
Barracuda Networks announced its Advanced Bot Protection in June. The solution - which uses artificial... Read more