U.S. Federal Government Agencies Trust SonicWall

  • To Stop the Most Advanced Cyberattacks

    Leverage advanced, real-time threat protection, including Capture ATP with patent-pending Real-Time Deep Memory Inspection™ (RTDMI) to stop sophisticated cyberattacks and never-before-seen malware.

  • To Gain Best-In-Class TCO

    Reduce TCO by up to 50% compared to alternatives such as Cisco, Palo Alto Networks and Fortinet.

  • To Customize Security

    From CSfC-certified dual tunnel to dual firewall deployments, we work with federal agencies to create advanced solutions to solve unique and specific use cases.

  • To Simplify Procurement

    From GSA to NASA SEWP Contracts, SonicWall and our partners have worked to shorten and simplify acquisition and procurement processes.

  • To Achieve Elite Security Efficacy

    As affirmed by NetSecOPEN, SonicWall stopped 99% of all cyberattacks based on testing against both private and public CVE vulnerabilities.

  • To Inspect Everything, Everywhere.

    Everything is inspected, including non-standard ports and applications, regardless of protocol.

Cyber Defense for National Security and Safety

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Certifications & Standards

Government-certified solutions offer comprehensive security and operational reliability.

FIPS 140-2

The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) Publication 140-2 is a cryptographic certification program jointly run by the US and Canadian governments.

Common Criteria logo

The Common Criteria for Information Technology Security Evaluation is an international standard for computer security certification. Common Criteria focuses on functionality related to product security and management services.


The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Unified Capabilities Approved Product List (UC APL) defines what products are authorized to be deployed by the U.S. DoD.


SonicWall Firewalls are CSfC certified. The Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) Program enables commercial products to be used in layered solutions protecting classified NSS data.


SonicWall appliances conform to IPv6 Ready Logo Phase 2 Core test specifications as a router product. USGv6 compliance provides conformance with the specifications in the NIST profile and interoperability with other vendors’ products.


SonicWall appliances conform to IPv6 Ready Logo Phase 2 Core test specifications as a router product. IPv6 readiness provides confidence in environments running IPv6 networks or IPv4 networks being transitioned to the new IPv6 protocol.

SonicWall & NDAA Section 889 Compliance

SonicWall-branded devices and services are compliant with Section 889 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

The National Defense Authorization Act, specifically Section 889, among other things prohibits federal agencies, their contractors and grant or loan recipients from procuring or using “telecommunications and video surveillance equipment or services” from specific Chinese companies as a “substantial or essential component of any system, or as critical technology as part of any system.”

The NDAA ban includes telecommunications equipment and services produced by Huawei Technologies Company or ZTE Corporation, as well as video surveillance and telecommunications equipment and services produced by Hytera Communications Corporation, Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Company, or Dahua Technology Company, and their affiliated entities.

For more information on procurement or contract assurances, including a declaration of the NDAA compliance letter required for a proposal, please contact FederalTeam@SonicWall.com.

SonicWall & TAA Compliance

The U.S. Trade Agreements Act (TAA) was created, in part, to foster fair international trade with certain designated countries. The U.S. Government is required to obtain products and services that are subject to the Buy American Act and numerous international trade agreements. TAA offers an exception to the Buy American Act by allowing the Government to purchase “foreign end products” only if those products are from designated countries with which the Government has the appropriate trade agreement.

To learn more about which SonicWall products are TAA-compliant, please contact FederalTeam@SonicWall.com

High-Performance Products for Your Federal Use Cases

TZ Series Firewalls

An integrated, easy-to-use security solution delivering enterprise-grade protection for remote, branch or distributed locations — without high costs or complexity.

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NSa Series Firewalls

Automated advanced threat prevention in a scalable, high-performance mid-range security platform.

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NSv Series Virtual Firewalls

Next-generation cloud security offering centralized management and automated, real-time breach detection and protection for hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

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Secure Mobile Access (SMA) 1000 Series

A unified secure access gateway enabling anytime, anywhere and any device access to data center, SaaS and cloud resources.

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Global Management System (GMS)

Rapidly deploy and centrally manage firewall, wireless, email security, mobile and remote access, and more with this security governance, compliance and risk management solution.

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Secure SD-WAN

Allow organizations with branch locations to build highly available and higher-performance WANs using low-cost internet access.

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Our dedicated Federal security experts are ready to answer your questions.

Contact SonicWall's U.S. Federal Team:

(888) 977-1062

Hours of Operation: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. CT (M-F)
Email: FederalTeam@SonicWall.com

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