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WatchGuard Firebox X Core

Firebox® X1000

Ideal for medium or distributed enterprises requiring the utmost protection in a firewall that scales to the needs of the enterprise, and wanting remote connectivity and centralized management of the distributed network.

Firebox X1000

Fully Model Upgradeable

Fully Model UpgradeableYou can upgrade to any higher model within the product line and instantly get greater firewall and VPN throughput without having to go through a costly physical redeployment.


Firewall Throughput (WFS/Fireware® Pro) 225/240 Mbps
VPN Throughput (WFS/Fireware® Pro) 75/100 Mbps
Concurrent Sessions (WFS/Fireware® Pro) 200,000
Nodes supported (LAN IPs) Unlimited


10/100 - Standard (WFS/Fireware® Pro) 3/6
10/100 - Maximum 6
Serial Port X
Port independence Optional with Fireware® Pro
Security zones (WFS/Fireware® Pro) 3/6


Branch Office VPN tunnels 400
Mobile User VPN tunnels 1,000
Mobile User VPN Client Licenses 50
Encryption (DES, 3DES) X
Encryption (AES- 128,192,256 bit) Optional with Fireware® Pro
SHA-1, MD5 X
IKE - X.509 3rd party
IKE - Pre-shared key X
PPTP Server X
PPTP Passthrough X
Dead Peer Detection X
Hardware-based encryption X

User Authentication

User Authentication DB Limit 1,000
LDAP Optional with Fireware® Pro
Windows NT/2000 X
Windows Active Directory Optional with Fireware® Pro
Web-based X

High Availability

HA Active/Passive Optional with stand-alone 3-Port & High Availability
Upgrade, or included in Fireware® Pro
Configuration synchronization X
Session synchronization X
VPN tunnel synchronization X

WAN Interface Failover

WAN Interface failover Optional with Fireware® Pro
WAN Failover ports 0, 4 with Fireware® Pro
WAN Failover modes (Active/Passive) Optional with Fireware® Pro
Load sharing (Round Robin) Optional with Fireware® Pro

Traffic Management and Prioritization

Traffic management Optional with Fireware® Pro
Maximum bandwidth Optional with Fireware® Pro
Traffic prioritization Optional with Fireware® Pro
Maximum connections per second Optional with Fireware® Pro


BGP4 Optional with Fireware® Pro
OSPF Optional with Fireware® Pro
RIPv1, v2 Optional with Fireware® Pro
Static Routes X

Security Features

Stateful Packet Firewall X
Application Proxies HTTP, SMTP, FTP, DNS (TCP with Fireware® Pro)
DoS and DDoS Prevention X
Progressive DDoS Prevention Optional with Fireware® Pro
Protocol Anomaly Detection X
Fragmented Packet Reassembly X
Malformed Packet Protection X
Static Blocked Sources List X
Dynamic Blocked Sources List Optional with Fireware® Pro


WebTrends compatible reports
HTML reports X
XML log format Optional with Fireware® Pro
Encrypted Log Channel X
Syslog X


SNMP Optional with Fireware® Pro
Email X
Management System Alert X
Custom Program Alert X


Win32 management interface X
Offline configuration w/GUI X


ICSA Firewall X

Dimensions and Power

Appliance Dimensions 1.75" x 16.75" x 9.45"
4.5cm x 42.6cm x 24cm
Packaging Dimensions 6.38" x 21.13" x 14.13"
16.2cm x 53.7cm x 35.9cm
Appliance Weight 9.68 lbs (4.39 Kg)
Total Weight 13.7 lbs (6.21 Kg)
WEEE Weight 10.6 lbs (4.81 Kg)
AC Power 90-250 VAC autosensing
Power consumption US: 50 Watts
Rest of World: 717 Cal/min, 2.9 BTU/min.
Rack mountable X


Operating Temperature 32 - 113° F (0 - 45° C)
Non-operating Temperature -40 - 158° F (-40 - 70° C)
Operating Humidity 10 - 85%
Non-operating Humidity 10 - 95% Non-condensing at 131° F (55° C)
Non-operating Random Vibration 7 - 28 Hz 0.001 to 0.01 G2 per Hz
Acoustic Noise 57 dBA at 20 - 25° C
Operating Mechanical Shock 20 G with 11 Msec duration 1/2 sine wave

Security Services Available

spamBlocker Optional with Fireware Pro
SpamScreen Optional with WFS
Gateway AV/IPS Optional with Fireware Pro
Gateway AV for E-mail Optional with WFS
WebBlocker URL Filtering Optional with Fireware Pro or WFS
Vulnerability Assessment Optional with Fireware Pro or WFS


3-Port & High Availability Upgrade Optional, or included in Fireware® Pro
Mobile User VPN Client Licenses Upgrade by 5, 10, 20, 50
Desktop Antivirus Licenses Upgrade by 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 seat subscription
Fireware® Pro Optional
GAV/email upgrade to GAV/IPS for Fireware® Pro Discounted upgrade from Gateway AntiVirus for E-mail with purchase of Fireware® Pro
SpamScreen upgrade to spamBlocker for Fireware® Pro Discounted upgrade from SpamScreen with purchase of Fireware® Pro

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