Understanding the Threat

Inbound email is a target for spam, viruses, phishing attacks, malware, ransomware and - one of the fastest growing threats of recent months - account compromise. 

Email compromise isn't just a case of unauthorised persons having access to your inbound mail either; hackers access these accounts to launch online attacks using your identity, often internally in an organisation. These impersonation attacks trick the targets into sending large wire transfers or confidential employee & customer information leading to irretrievable finances, data breaches, a lack of customer trust, and even complete bankruptcy. 


How the Threat Scan Works

Our new Email Threat Scanner discovers security and compliance threats that have passed your security perimeter and currently reside in your Office 365 account. The scan will help find:


Email Threat Scanner



Barracuda Sentinel

Barracuda Sentinel detects both account takeover attempts and attacks launched from compromised accounts.

By analyzing both historical and inbound data Sentinel is able to identify behavioral, content, and link-forwarding anomalies within your organization,
and to flag and quarantine fraudulent emails. It is also able to prevent attempts to compromise employee credentials by automatically blocking
targeted phishing emails that try to harvest employee passwords.







For more information on Barracuda Sentinel, visit the product page or request a demo.