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Barracuda CloudGen Firewall

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Virus Scanner

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The Virus Scanner service offers malware protection in combination with the firewall, HTTP proxy, FTP and mail gateway services. You can use two virus scanning engines: Avira and/or ClamAV. The Virus Scanner is available for all Barracuda NG Firewalls F-100 or larger with an active Barracuda NG Malware Protection license.

Virus Scanner Configuration

You can configure policies and settings to change the behavior when scanning files.

For more information, see:

Virus Scanning in the Firewall

You can scan traffic passing through the Forwarding Firewall service by activating the AV scanning option for an Access Rule.

For more information, see How to Configure Virus Scanning in the Firewall.

Advanced Threat Protection

Advanced Threat Protection offers protection against advanced malware, zero-day exploits, and targeted attacks, which are not detected by the Virus Scanner or intrusion prevention system.

For more information, see Advanced Threat Protection (ATP).

Virus Scanning in the HTTP Proxy and FTP Gateway

Web traffic passing through the HTTP proxy and FTP gateway can be scanned for malware by the virus scanner service.

For more information, see Virus Scanner Integration in the HTTP Proxy and FTP Gateway.

Virus Scanning in the Mail Gateway

The Barracuda NG Firewall can scan all incoming and outgoing mail traffic for malware.

For more information, see How to Configure Antivirus Mail Gateway Integration.

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