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Firebox® SOHO 6

The Small Business Firewall

We recommend Firebox® SOHO 6 if you are a small business that is:

  • Concerned about ease-of-use and maintenance, and seeking a plug-and-play firewall
  • Requiring strong ICSA firewall security and broadband sharing
  • Wanting to add secure remote access for traveling or remote employees
  • Requiring stateful packet filtering and application level gateways
  • Supporting up to 10 users (upgradeable to 25 or 50*) and planning to add Branch Office VPN at a later time
WatchGuard Firebox SOHO 6 Front WatchGuard Firebox SOHO 6 Back

Security Features

Stateful Packet Filtering Work/Home Network Separation
Dynamic NAT NetMeeting (H.323) Support
IPSec NAT Traversal Mobile User VPN Connections (Optional)
Blocked Sites List Web Content Filtering
Desktop Antivirus License DoS Protection
Meshed VPN Topology Support IPSec Security for External WAP and Wireless Connections

Management Features

Easy Plug-and-Play Setup Secure Remote Management
Strong Default Security Secure Encrypted Logging
Internet Sharing Syslog Support
Dynamic DNS Support WAN Internet Connection Failover (Optional)
PPPoE Support Centralized Internet Access Control

Technical Specifications

Processor 150 Mbps
Memory 16Mb RAM, 4Mb Flash Disk
Interfaces* 1 10/100 Fast Ethernet WAN
1 10/100 Fast Ethernet (Optional)
4 10/100 Fast Ethernet
Power 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Appliance Dimensions 6.7" x 1.2" x 6.0"
Packaging Dimensions 3" x 11" x 8.5"
7.6cm x 27.9cm x 21.6cm
Appliance Weight 10 ounces
Total Weight 4.15 lbs (1.88 Kg)
WEEE Weight 2.69 lbs (1.22 Kg)
*5 active, 6th available for VPNforce Port Upgrade or Dual ISP Port Upgrade.


Branch Office VPNs 0 (Upgradeable to 10)
Mobile User VPNs Optional (5-User packs, 10 users maximum)
Packet Filter Throughput 75 Mbps
VPN Throughput 20 Mbps
Concurrent Sessions 7,000
User Licenses 10, upgradeable to 25 or 50*
*Firebox SOHO 6 50-user appliance and 50-user license upgrade available in North America and select countries.


ICSA Firewall Pending

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