XCS 580

Affordable, complete email security solutions that defend against inbound threats.



WatchGuard XCS 580

Small to mid-sized businesses don’t need to pay high prices for powerful email security. WatchGuard XCS 280 and 580 appliances are affordable, complete email security solutions that defend against inbound threats including viruses, spam, blended threats, phishing, spyware and network attacks. Block 98% of unwanted traffic at the perimeter and boost your email security and performance without breaking the bank.

WatchGuard XCS delivers the industry’s most effective defense-in-depth for email and web, including powerful data loss prevention. These easy-to-use, all-in-one solutions provide protection from email and web-based threats including spam, viruses, compromised websites, blended threats, and network attacks. They are engineered to meet the unique security requirements of the most demanding enterprise messaging networks.

Quick Facts

  • Next-generation real-time threat monitoring aggregates intelligence from thousands of systems globally to block more than 98% of unwanted and malicious traffic at the perimeter
  • Deep content inspection and contextual analysis provides defence-in-depth approach for stronger protection from inbound spam, malware, blended threats, and network attacks
  • Zero-hour threat outbreak response closes the window of vulnerability to new threats with fastest response time
  • Attachment control blocks files that are known to be harmful so they never enter your network
  • Set-it-and-forget-it administration allows you to apply a single policy for total visibility and control of all inbound email traffic

Data Sheets

WatchGuard XCS Web Security Datasheet
WatchGuard XCS Product Matrix
WatchGuard Data Loss Prevention

Value & Affordability Meet Protection & Performance

WatchGuard XCS appliances offer dependable, innovative and high performance email security without the hefty price.

Eliminate Security Gaps Across Email & Web with Subscriptions

XCS Web Security subscription unifies inbound and outbound email and web protection on a single platform for complete messaging security.

Powerful Malware Prevention

Block viruses, phishing attacks, and blended threats in real time so they never enter your network.

Stop Accidental and Malicious Data Loss

Ensure that outgoing email messages comply with your organization’s confidentiality policies.

Block 98% of Threats & Spam at the Perimeter

WatchGuard ReputationAuthority is included with every XCS appliance as a powerful first line of defence.


Set a single policy and let XCS do the rest, letting you focus on other IT priorities.

Email Encryption for Privacy and Compliance

Securely transmit and receive private and sensitive at a fraction of the price of most encryption technologies.

Multi-Layered Anti-Spam Protection

Spam filter provides adaptive intelligence to the prevention of spam with over 99% accuracy.

LiveSecurity® Service

WatchGuard XCS appliances include a subscription to LiveSecurity Plus, delivering 24/7 technical support, hardware warranty, and software updates.