Company computer networks in the state of Florida can depend on quick and economical remote access to Progent's qualified network security engineers to help with the toughest security problems. Rates are reasonable, charges are by the minute, engagement is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for long-term projects that demand the expertise of senior security consultants with high-level security credentials.

If your Florida organization is some distance from major metropolitan areas like Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Hialeah, or Orlando, the availability of local certified security support specialists is often limited when you have an urgent situation. This can result in a loss of income for your business, angry clients, idle employees, and defocused management. By calling Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security professional who can provide assistance when you require it to keep your computer network operating and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your efforts to protect your network with support ranging from network security checks to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides affordable service to help businesses of all sizes to configure and maintain secure networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms as well as BYOD clients with Apple iOS handhelds or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified professionals are available remotely or on premises to offer a range of emergency or project-based computer security services which include:

If your network has an immediate need for IT security support, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help.

Progent's engineers provide world-class services in vital fields of computer protection that include security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security planning.

System Evaluation
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the effectiveness of your existing computer security systems by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and proven procedures. Progent's experience in this service saves your company money and assures a detailed picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your business gains can make up the foundation of a security plan that can permit your information system to operate dependably and react quickly to new risks.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent provides consulting in the application of security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for economically performing a variety of automatic system auditing scans to identify potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with additional security analysis tools such as NMAP, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as tools like Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can help you design protection into your company operations, configure scanning tools, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are ready to help you set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and install virtual private network. Learn more about Progent's network security analysis.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory service bundles intended to enable small businesses to receive an independent network security assessment from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer administers a comprehensive examination of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine potential risks in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a network scan from a secure machine within your company firewall to evaluate the risk to inside threats. The two security inventory services are configured and executed from a secured remote location. The project is managed by an engineer who has earned top security accreditations and who produces a document that details and interprets the data collected by the scan and suggests practical remediation where appropriate.

Stealth Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any comprehensive network security strategy. Progent’s security professionals can run extensive penetration tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection alerts and event history analysis are correctly configured and actively checked. Find out more on Progent's stealth security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent's background in security technology encompasses extensive field work with major firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of engineers who have earned key networking certifications including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new deployments. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can assist your company to manage your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate efficiently 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 help your organization to design, configure, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Services
Cisco's security and offsite access products provide a complete range of manageable security products to help protect your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to assist your company to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align best with your company objectives. Read additional details about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.

Engineering Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and VPN security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security strategy and choose appropriate products from multiple suppliers to achieve your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also help you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading information security companies to deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware solution without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Network Security Design
Any business ought to develop a carefully considered security program that incorporates both pre-attack processes and reaction plans. The proactive strategy is a set of mechanisms that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy helps your company's security personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, repair the system, record the event, and get the IT network restored as soon as feasible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants are available to help your company to run a comprehensive risk evaluation and create a company-wide security plan to establish security policies and mechanisms to reduce ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Information Security Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the core competencies and global standards of performance that IT security managers are expected to learn. It provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM credential have the experience and capability to provide effective security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM qualified security professionals to help businesses with:

  • Information Security Processes
  • Risk Management
  • Network Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Response Planning
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISM Accredited Network Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Support
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted certification recognition in the field of information protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Control Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Network Security Support Services.

ISSAP Qualified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Services
Progent's ISSAP qualified system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through rigorous testing and extensive work with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents demonstrated mastery in the more complex requirements of information system security architecture bounded by the broader field of IS security expertise required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Cryptography Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning and DRP
  • Hardware Security
Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Support Services.

CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important qualification that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-certified IS security audit engineers can assist your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Administration
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Engineering Expertise.

CRISC Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation specialists can provide a range of risk assessment services such as:

  • Gather information and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational standards related to your information system to determine their possible influence on your strategic goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to ensure your organization understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Connect identified risk vectors to related business processes to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Learn more information about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Accredited Security Engineering Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to deliver services in vital areas of network, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified network security audit consultants are available to assist your IT organization with:

  • Auditing Networks
  • Security Incident Response
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web-based Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Learn more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact a Certified Security Expert
To find out how to contact a security engineer for online or onsite support in Florida, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Support.

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