OEM Partners

Best-In-Class Technologies Deliver Enterprise-Grade Security

WatchGuard partners with industry-leading network security companies to bring best-in-class technologies to small to midsize organizations and distributed enterprises. We work with these partners to deliver advanced technologies that were previously only available for large enterprises, and then make them simple to deploy and easy to manage within a single, high-performance network security platform.

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Powering Gateway AntiVirus
WatchGuard and Bitdefender provide award-winning anti-malware protection at the gateway in a fully integrated solution, purpose-built for WatchGuard devices, that blocks known and unknown advanced threats including viruses, trojans, spyware and ransomware in real time. For over 15 years, Bitdefender has consistently led independent, global anti-malware protection tests. Bitdefender counts 500 million users and 150+ technology licensing partners.

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Powering IntelligentAV
WatchGuard IntelligentAV is built on the Cylance AI Platform, and introduces a powerful machine learning engine to better defend against continuously evolving zero day malware. Cylance was the first company to apply artificial intelligence, algorithmic science, and machine learning to cyber security to prevent the most advanced security threats in the world. Built on a breakthrough predictive analysis process, the Cylance AI Platform serves as a foundation for innovative, AI-driven security products to address critical attack vectors.

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Powering WebBlocker
WatchGuard provides a superior, integrated content filtering service, WebBlocker, which allows IT administrators to manage web access for stronger security and control of web surfing. The Master URL database from Forcepoint is supplemented with additional Web filtering and security coverage provided by Forcepoint Security Labs and ThreatSeeker Intelligence Network technology.

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Powering APT Blocker
Lastline delivers the best-in-class malware protection platform that supports WatchGuard's APT Blocker security service, detecting and stopping advanced persistent threats, zero-day exploits, and advanced malware. Lastline was founded by world-renowned security researchers who have been analyzing advanced cyber threats over the past decade and where the creators of Anubis and Wepawet services.

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NCP engineering

Powering IPSec Mobile VPN Clients
WatchGuard's Mobile VPN IPSec Clients are based on NCP's technology, the most robust, highly secure security solutions available today. NCP's flexibility, speed to market and industry expertise gives WatchGuard an ideal supplier to address these challenges and bring cutting edge security solutions to market in unprecedented speed. NCP Secure Client is a communication package designed for universal application in any remote access VPN environment. It offers comprehensive security functions as well as an intuitive GUI (Graphical User Interface), stable and super-fast connectivity.

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Trend Micro

Powering Application Control and Intrusion Prevention Service
WatchGuard Application Control relies on signatures and behavioral detection capabilities provided by Trend Micro. This solution provides broader coverage than other UTM vendors, and includes a unique drill-down capability for application sub-functions. WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Services uses a comprehensive signature set also provided by Trend Micro to ensure the strongest in-line protection from malicious exploits.


Award-Winning Security and Visibility Platform

All of WatchGuard’s security services are delivered as an integrated solution within an easy-to-manage and cost-effective Firebox appliance. It’s in WatchGuard’s DNA to deliver advanced IT security technologies for small to midsize organizations and distributed enterprises. We take these enterprise-grade technologies and make them easy to deploy and easy to manage. You face the same threats as enterprise organizations, shouldn’t you have the same level of security?

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