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Get Barracuda Email Security Gateway

The Barracuda email security gateway uses a protection layer filter to manage and filter all email traffic. It protects your organization from email threats and data leaks.

Barracuda Email Security Gateway

To know how to get the Barracuda mail security Gateway in your control, keep reading the instructions below.

  • Step 1:Before starting to install the Barracuda mail Security Gateway, make sure you have the following things handy.
  • Step 2:AC power cord
  • Step 3:Mounting rails
  • Step 4:VGA monitor
  • Step 5:PS2 keyboard
  • Step 6:Ethernet cables
  • Step 7:Next, connect your network switch and the Barracuda Email Security Gateway using a CAT5 cable. The cable from the network switch should be connected to the Ethernet port of the device.
  • Step 8:Connect the gateway to an electrical outlet using the supplied power cord.
  • Step 9:Start connecting the VGA monitor and PS2 keyboard to the gateway and turn it on by pressing the Power button.
  • Step 10:Now, the login prompt for the administrator console will be displayed on the VGA monitor.
  • Step 11:Enter ‘admin’ in the Barracuda login prompt and go to the User Confirmation Requested window to change the current IP configuration of the system.
  • Step 12:Change the default IP address by selecting Yes using the Tab key.
  • Step 13:Input the new IP address, default gateway, and netmask for your Barracuda mail Security Gateway and select OK.
  • Step 14:If prompted to change the IP configuration again, select No to exit the screen.
  • Step 15:Next, configure your corporate firewall using the correct ports for the required protocols.
  • Step 16:Now, you know how to get the Barracuda mail Security Gateway under your control using the control interface.
  • Step 17:If you wish to configure the Barracuda mail Security Gateway from a web interface, enter the IP address of your Barracuda mail Security Gateway in the URL field on your computer browser and hit the Enter key.
  • Step 18:Make sure to add 8000 at the end of your system IP address in the URL field.
  • Step 19:Log in to the administrator page using ‘admin’ as the username and password.
  • Step 20:Click the Basic tab and select IP Configuration.
  • Step 21:Fill in the TCP/IP Configuration, Destination Mail Server TCP/IP Configuration, DNS Configuration, Domain Configuration, and Accepted Email Recipients Domains fields.
  • Step 22:Make sure to click Save after configuring the necessary details.
  • Step 23:You have now seen how to get Barracuda Email Security Gateway configuration using the web interface.