Security Monitoring

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What is a Barracuda Email Security Gateway?

Barracuda Email Security Gateway, also known as Barracuda Spam Firewall, is an advanced email protection solution developed by Barracuda Networks. It specializes in the identification and blocking of spam, viruses, and other email threats.

Through this robust system, Barracuda offers email security that safeguards users and organizations from potential cyber threats. It presents a plethora of features designed to enhance email security such as protection against spam, phishing, malware, Denial of Service attacks, advanced threat intelligence network updates, outbound filtering and email encryption. It helps ensure sensitive information remains confidential and compliant.

How to monitor a Barracuda Email Security Gateway?

ServicePilot makes it very easy to monitor a Barracuda Email Security Gateways. Simply configure the SNMP interface of the Barracuda Email Security Gateway. Then use the ServicePilot web interface to add a resource from the ServicePilot security-barracuda-spam-firewall package.

The monitoring statistics gathered this way include:

  • System
  • Queues
  • Inbound and Outbound statistics for viruses blocked, spam emails blocked, quarantined and so on
  • Network Interfaces (will be automatically discovered)

How to install a barracuda-spam-firewall resource?

  1. Use your ServicePilot OnPremise installation or a SaaS account.
  2. Add a new barracuda-spam-firewall resource via the web interface (/prmviews or /prmresources) or via API (/prmpackages page), the default ServicePilot agent or another agent will be provisioned automatically.

Details of the barracuda-spam-firewall package are located in the /prmpackages page of the software.


ServicePilot enables you to deliver IT services faster and more securely with automated discovery and advanced monitoring features.

By correlating the technology BARRACUDA SPAM FIREWALL with APM and infrastructure monitoring, ServicePilot is able to provide a more comprehensive view of an organization's IT environment.

This allows IT teams to quickly identify and diagnose issues that may be impacting application performance, and take corrective action before end-users are affected.

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