Tag: Barracuda

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Barracuda leaves Email Security Gateway undiscovered for months

Barracuda leaves Email Security Gateway undiscovered for months

Barracuda Networks recently discovered a vulnerability in its Email Security Gateway. The vulnerability has been open for the last eight months without a patch being released, according to its own research. Barracuda's Email Security Gateway (ESG) has not been as secure as it should have been fo... Read more

date9 months ago
Barracuda unveils new web application and API security capabilities

Barracuda unveils new web application and API security capabilities

Barracuda's WAAP platform offers increased protection on multiple fronts. This week, Barracuda announced the expansion of Barracuda Cloud Application Protection, its platform for Web Application and API Protection (WAAP). The new release adds automated API Discovery and GraphQL security capabili... Read more

date2 years ago
Barracuda Networks passes into the hands of venture capitalist KKR

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

date2 years ago
Barracuda launches cloud-native security capabilities

Barracuda launches cloud-native security capabilities

The new service aims to accelerate Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) deployments. This week Barracuda announced a cloud-native SASE platform that enables businesses to control access to data from any device, anytime, anywhere. The platform brings together Secure SD-WAN, Firewall-as-a-Service, Ze... Read more

date2 years ago
Barracuda announces plan to acquire SKOUT Cybersecurity

Barracuda announces plan to acquire SKOUT Cybersecurity

The deal will add XDR platform to Barracuda's MSP offering Barracuda has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SKOUT Cybersecurity. The Melville, NY-based SKOUT is a leader in cyber-as-a-service software for Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Their flagship product ... Read more

date3 years ago
Barracuda adds AI-powered automation to its security platform

Barracuda adds AI-powered automation to its security platform

Adding AI means the Barracuda web security platform can more quickly adjust and respond to changing requirements. Barracuda Networks this week announced a new version of its software product for securing websites and web applications. They call it Cloud Application Protection 2.0, and claim that... Read more

date3 years ago
Barracuda acquires Fyde and launches new product

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

date3 years ago
Gmail and AOL become a key target for cybercriminal activities

Gmail and AOL become a key target for cybercriminal activities

The year 2020 has experienced a surge in cyber attacks, with 6,600 organizations scammed by cybercriminals who impersonate official email services. Barracuda Networks’ email security firm reported that the attackers are deploying sophisticated attacks. The attacks encompass using legitimate se... Read more

date4 years ago
‘Corporate email phishing becomes more and more persuasive’

‘Corporate email phishing becomes more and more persuasive’

Business email compromise (BEC), a type of phishing attack targeting companies and their employees, is more than 20 times as effective than the average phishing email, according to a report by Barracuda. Barracuda's new report is called Spear Phishing: Top Threats and Trends Vol. 3 - Defending a... Read more

date4 years ago
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