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Fireware v12.9 Update 1

Fireware 12.9u1

WatchGuard has posted a new maintenance update for Fireware 12.9.  This update addresses several issues that have been resolved since the original 12.9 release, including an issue affecting SSLVPN connections to the Firebox from internal networks, as well as a disconnection from WatchGuard Cloud from devices that previously connected successfully.  See details in the Release Notes for a full list of enhancements and resolved issues in this release.

Does this release affect me?

Fireware 12.9u1 is available for:

  • T Series: T20, T40, T55, T70, and T80
  • M Series: M270, M290, M370, M390, M400, M440, M470, M500, M570, M590, M670, M690, M4600, M5600, M4800, and M5800
  • Firebox NV5, FireboxV and Firebox Cloud

How to upgrade

Firmware upgrades are included at no charge with active WatchGuard support subscriptions. The easiest approach is to use WatchGuard Cloud to schedule upgrades for one or many systems. You can also upgrade individual systems directly from within the WebUI. Admins may also download the applicable packages from the WatchGuard Software Download Center.


For Sales or Support questions, you can find phone numbers for your region online. If you contact WatchGuard Technical Support, please have your registered appliance Serial Number or Partner ID available.

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