Product and Support News

Now Available: Firebox T20, T40 & T80

WatchGuard is excited to announce the release of three new Firebox T Series UTM appliances: Firebox T20, T40, and T80. These latest Firebox models provide an upgrade path for our existing Firebox T Series customers and offer faster processors and more memory. Delivering big security in a small appliance, each WatchGuard Firebox includes a complete and industry-best set of threat management solutions.

Key Features:

  • IntelligentAV and Access Portal are available on the T40/T40-W and T80.

    Services that were previously only available on rackmount appliances now run on smaller tabletop models.
  • Integrated Wi-Fi (T20-W and T40-W)

    The Wi-Fi capable Firebox TXX-W supports the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard, ensuring faster speeds for your users.
  • Power over Ethernet - PoE+

    Integrated support for PoE+ means you can avoid running separate power cables to peripheral devices like security cameras, VoIP phones or wireless access points.
  • SD-WAN

    Firebox TXX makes network optimization easy. With integrated SD-WAN, you can decrease you use of expensive MPLS or 4G/LTE connections, while improving resiliency and performance of you network.
  • Optional Expansion Module (T80)

    Firebox T80 includes the option to customize your port configuration with expansion modules for integrated fiber connectivity right from the appliance. Optional SFP+ expansion module is available.
  • Automation Core

    WatchGuard Firebox T Series appliances are designed with automation to the core, allowing your IT team to do more with less. Deploy from the Cloud, update signatures, detect and kill malware, all without lifting a finger.

Fireware v12.6.1 Update 1 Released

Firebox T20, T40, and T80 were manufactured with Fireware v12.6.1, and since they left the factory, we have made several bug fixes.  We recommend that you upgrade your Firebox to Fireware v12.6.1 Update 1 immediately to take advantage of important bug fixes included in this update release. Full details are provided in the Release Notes, which are available here.  

Software Download Center

Firebox appliance owners with active support subscriptions can obtain the Fireware 12.6.1 Update 1 without additional charge by downloading 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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