Organize and Secure Accounts with Account Groups in WatchGuard Cloud

Account Groups are now available in WatchGuard Cloud WatchGuard Cloud’s newest platform feature, Account Groups, enables service providers to create groups with their existing managed accounts. Account groups can be used to assign operator permissions. On the Account Groups page, Account Groups are represented by folders you can add, delete, and move to organize your…

Windows Server 2022 is now in preview on the Evaluation Center

At Microsoft Ignite, we announced that Windows Server 2022 was in preview. This new version of Windows Server includes some exciting new capabilities such as advanced multi-layer security, which includes bringing Secured-Core to Windows Server to secure system running applications and services on Windows Server 2022. This release also includes more hybrid capabilities with Azure…

New Fireware update releases

Key points: WatchGuard has posted new maintenance updates for Fireware 12.7 and earlier branches, 12.5.7 and 12.1.3. The new releases address some issues that have been fixed since the original 12.7 release. See details  in the Release Notes. WatchGuard is moving away from providing customer specific (CSP) builds, and we prefer to issue generally available Update releases that are…

Fireware and Authpoint: The power couple.

Fireware 12.7 is now generally available, with a new simple integration between Authpoint and the Firebox. This new integration of two key products in the WatchGuard portfolio makes it easier to set up strong multi-factor authentication for VPNs through the Firebox. Security and convenience make this bundle a powerful tool for zero-trust implementations. Direct Integration…

To reduce the amount of spam sent to Gmail

Since many today have an issue with the gmail blocking them in case of the spam, here is a short info about it. If you see in your postfix log file /var/log/maillog messages like: Mar 29 08:13:02 cwp-mailserver postfix/smtp[12934]: A35C2137013: to=, relay=gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com[173.194.69.26]:25, delay=1.1, delays=0.1/0.02/0.61/0.34, dsn=5.7.1, status=bounced (host gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com[173.194.69.26] said: 550-5.7.1 [85.111.34.35 12] Our system has…

New Fireware releases available

New Fireware releases available bpatterson Wed, 04/07/2021 – 15:21 Categories: Network Security WatchGuard has posted new maintenance releases in the Software Download Center. These updates introduce several key bug fixes, as well as ongoing improvements to support Firebox configuration from WatchGuard Cloud. Release Notes provide details of all the resolved issues (link in version name below).  Fireware 12.5.7 Update 1 is available…

Legacy TDR UI no longer available as of 1 July 2021

Legacy TDR UI no longer available as of 1 July 2021 rarroyo Thu, 04/01/2021 – 10:35 Categories: Network Security Greetings WatchGuard Partners and customers!   Earlier this year, I shared the exciting news that TDR is now integrated with WatchGuard Cloud. Partners and customers migrated their existing accounts to WatchGuard Cloud with very positive reviews.  Now I want to inform you that WatchGuard will retire the legacy TDR…

DNSWatchGo for Chromebooks Beta

DNSWatchGo for Chromebooks Beta rarroyo Thu, 03/25/2021 – 12:21 Categories: Network Security Greetings WatchGuard Beta community! We are proud to announce the open Beta for the DNSWatchGO Chrome extension for Chromebooks. With the DNSWatchGO Chrome extension, you can extend the protection of DNSWatch to provide consistent policy enforcement and security protection when your users leave the safety of your network. Similar to…

Available Now: WatchGuard Remote Access Point Feature

Available Now: WatchGuard Remote Access Point Feature MBabayev Tue, 03/16/2021 – 14:26 Categories: Wi–Fi Featured Image Wi-Fi Cloud User, Organizations around the world have taken another look at how they run their business. With the exponential growth of remote workers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some companies have adopted a remote/hybrid work model even when things get…

Wi-Fi Cloud 9.0 Production Release

Wi-Fi Cloud 9.0 Production Release mterry Tue, 03/09/2021 – 16:03 Categories: Wi–Fi Summary WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud will be upgraded to 9.0 starting on Friday, March 12, 2021.  When EMEA region: Friday, March 12, 2021 (12:00AM – 6:00AM GMT) AMER region: Friday, March 12, 2021 (12:00AM – 6:00AM PST) APAC region: Saturday, March 13, 2021 (12:00AM…