Introducing the Enhanced End User Interface with Advanced AuthenticationWe’re gradually rolling out the new user interface for end users. To fully embrace the enhanced security features of our new user interface, the admin on the account is requested to review and accept app permissions from Microsoft when
Incident Report for EGD UI Outage on May 22, 2023Incident Summary (All times in UTC)
At approximately 3:09pm on May 22, 2023, a routine update to Email Gateway Defense's (EGD) spam scoring logic inadvertently caused customers' email scores to be increased by 2.9 pts. This unfortunately
Temporary Passcode AuthenticationOn March 31, 2023, the Email Gateway Defense (EGD) team published an update that disabled auto-authentication for end users from quarantine email digests. End users are now required to authenticate before they can view their account and
Update to End User AuthenticationAs of Friday, March 31, 2023, the Email Gateway Defense (EGD) team published an update that disabled auto-authentication for end users from quarantine email digests. End users will now be required to authenticate before they can view their
NEW! Email Protection SaaS PlansThey’re here! We are excited to announce the general availability of our new email protection plans. As part of our mission to provide innovative security products that are easy to buy, deploy, and use, our new plans are designed to better
ESS will no longer support TLS v1.0 and TLS v1.1On November 30, 2020, ESS will drop support for TLS v1.0 and v1.1. These are extremely old protocols that have numerous security vulnerabilities. If you are aware of any senders that are still using these protocols, advise them to upgrade.
Require login credentials to access quarantined messagesThe Barracuda Email Security Service sends quarantine notification emails with links to view quarantined messages. You now have the option to require your users to enter their account credentials to view their quarantined messages. When...
UPDATE - Deprecation enforcement of TLS 1.0 and 1.1 postponed to a later dateOn January 9, 2020, we had posted a notice that ESS would be dropping support for TLS v1.0 and v1.1 on June 1 of this year. Due to the current world crisis, we have temporarily halted the deprecation enforcement of TLS 1.0 and 1.1. This...
ESS dropping support for insecure ciphersBarracuda Email Security Service (ESS) no longer supports the following insecure ciphers for Transport Layer Security (TLS). ECDHE-ECDSA-DES-CBC3-SHA [1.0] ECDHE-RSA-DES-CBC3-SHA [1.0] DHE-RSA-DES-CBC3-SHA [1.0] AES256-GCM-SHA384 [1.2...