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Web Security Gateway firmware 100% EA

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#1 Ben Bartle

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Posted 03 July 2018 - 12:30 PM

The Barracuda Web Security Gateway firmware is now available as EA release to 100% of customers.


Full release notes are available here, but some highlights for this release are as follows;

  • Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) - Added Scan First, then Deliver option.
  • Added support for blocking Skype for Business
  • Added support for blocking Hexatech VPN
  • Added Kerberos support for Forest deployments
  • Added ability to send notifications to Slack channels


Some issues of note that were fixed.


  • Top rule priority is applied as expected after rearranging rules in the List of Exceptions table on the BLOCK/ACCEPT > Exceptions page - specific to Barracuda Chromebook Security Extension. [BNYF-13502]
  • 'Error rendering report' message is no longer displayed for the Most Recently Blocked Requests table on the Dashboardpage. [BNYF-13817]
  • The Barracuda Web Security Agent now recognizes secure block page redirects as expected. [BNYF-13951]
  • When Enable HTTPS Filtering is set to Yes on the BLOCK/ACCEPT > Configuration page, the Captive Portal Agreement page is now presented as expected for HTTPS sites. [BNYF-8201]
  • The Web Requests Log report does not time out with an error. [BNYF-13502]
  • BLOCK/ACCEPT > Web App Control blocking for Facebook like/unlike, share, and comments works as expected. [BNYF-10396]

Ben Bartle

Product Manager - Web Security Gateway

Technical Marketing Engineer 

Content and Network Security @ Barracuda Networks