Barracuda Networks Spam & Virus Firewall 300 Appliance hardware firewall 1U

Quick Overview

Spam & Virus Firewall 300 Appliance, 1U, Fast Ethernet, Wired, LDAP support, Syslog support, content filtering, antivirus analysis

Optional bulk mailboxes for users
Barracuda Spam Firewall provides optional bulk inboxes so that users can direct spam messages straight into these areas. This prevents spam from cluttering up their main mail system. These bulk email boxes can be checked periodically or ignored.

Powerful, Complete Solution

The Barracuda Spam 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 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 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

Easy to Use

With no software to install and no modifications required to existing email systems, installation of the Barracuda Spam 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 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 threats.


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 Firewall is the most affordable enterprise-class spam and virus solution available.
Manufacturer Barracuda Networks
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Technical details
Rack mountingYes
Form factor1U
Data transmission
Maximum data transfer rate100 Mbit/s
Number of users1000 user(s)
Storage controllers
RAID supportNo
Quarantine storage20 GB
Message log storage12 GB
Domains quantity250
Management protocolsHTTP
Ports & interfaces
Connectivity technologyWired
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity1
Serial ports quantity1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports1
RAID supportNo
Rack mountingYes
Form factor1U
AC input voltage120-230 V
AC input frequency50 - 60 Hz
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH)16.8 x 14 x 1.69" (427 x 355 x 43 mm)
Weight12 lbs (5.44 kg)