Company computer networks in the state of Arizona now have prompt and affordable remote access to Progent's accredited security experts to resolve critical security problems. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and service is world class. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that demand the services of seasoned security engineers with top industry credentials.

In case your Arizona small business is based some distance from larger metropolitan neighborhoods such as Phoenix, Tucson, Mesa, or Glendale, support from local certified security engineers could be limited when you have a security disaster. This can cause lost productivity for your business, angry customers, idle workers, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's remote support, you have access to a certified security consultant ready to offer help whenever you require it to get your network running and salvage your information.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your efforts to protect your IT environment with services that ranges from security assessments to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers affordable service to help small and midsize companies to set up and manage protected networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX or Linux operating systems plus BYOD users with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security professionals are available online or on premises to offer a range of emergency or project-based computer security services such as:

  • Perform extensive security evaluations
  • Recuperate quickly after serious security breaches
  • Install hardware and software firewalls
  • Implement safe techniques for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy advanced applications for automatic protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Help create a company-wide security plan with 24x7 monitoring
  • Offer outsourced Help Desk Call Center Support
  • Help Develop an effective data backup and restore plan based on System Center Data Protection Manager backup technology
If your company has an emergency requirement for IT security help, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support.

Progent's security experts provide world-class support in key areas of system protection that include auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Evaluation
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your existing computer security environment by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you time and money and offers a detailed picture of security holes. The knowledge your IT organization gains can be used as the basis of a network protection strategy that will allow your information system to run safely and adapt rapidly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Evaluation
Progent offers consulting in the use of security evaluation packages such as MBSA and GFI LANguard for affordably performing a set of programmed system testing checks to identify possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with other network auditing tools such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus utilities such as SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations, install scanning software, plan and deploy a protected network environment, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are able to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's automated security audits.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory and evaluation bundles designed to allow small companies to receive an independent network security assessment from a certified security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a certified security professional executes a system scan from a secure machine within your company firewall to assess your exposure to internal attacks. Both security inventory packages are configured and run from a secured remote location. The project is managed by an engineer who has earned top security accreditations and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data captured by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements where called for.

Network Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any serious network security plan. Progentís security experts can perform extensive intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and consistently monitored. Learn more on Progent's network security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall/VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology from a variety of vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the services of consultants who have earned important networking accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Configuration and Debugging
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new deployments. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can assist your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to plan, deploy, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging services.

Cisco Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's security and remote access technology offer a comprehensive range of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to assist your business to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align most closely with your business objectives. Read more details about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Products.

Consulting Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent offers small and medium size companies professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security plan and select the right technologies from a variety of suppliers to achieve your security goals while staying within your budget limits.

Certified Security Design
Every business ought to develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive processes and response planning. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that help to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your company's security engineers to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions running as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants can to help you to perform a complete vulnerability assessment and define a company-wide security strategy to implement security processes and controls to minimize ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Accredited Network Security Support Services
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the core competencies and global standards of skill that IT security professionals are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to provide efficient security administration and consulting consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM qualified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • Information Security Processes
  • Risk Management
  • Information Security Program Management
  • IS Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Learn more details about Progent's CISM Qualified Security Support Professionals.

CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Assistance
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. The American National Standards Institute has granted certification recognition in the field of information protection stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your enterprise in a broad range of security areas including:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Security Engineering Expertise.

ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and extensive experience with network security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates proven skill in the more challenging demands of information system security architecture bounded by the wider scope of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Security
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Site Security
Find out additional information about Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Support
The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in IS security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified IS security audit engineers can help your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Services
  • IT Enforcement
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • IT Support
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Business Continuity Planning
Get the details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Engineering Support.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation specialists offer a range of risk identification services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to identify significant vulnerabilities
  • Inventory legal, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational standards related to your information system to determine their potential influence on your strategic objectives
  • Point out potential vulnerabilities for your operational workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to ensure your stakeholders appreciate IS risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Connect identified risk scenarios to related business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with your senior management and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Read more details concerning Progent's CRISC Experts.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills necessary to deliver services in vital categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified information security audit specialists are available to assist your company in the areas of:

  • Assessing IT Infrastructure
  • Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Talk to a Certified Security Engineer
To find out how you can access a certified security consultant for online or on-premises assistance in Arizona, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Support.

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