Business IT networks in the state of Georgia can now get fast and affordable online access to Progent's certified security professionals to assist with the toughest security issues. The cost is affordable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is world class. Progent also provides assistance for complex engagements that requires the services of senior security consultants with top security certifications.

If your Georgia office is situated some distance from larger urban areas like Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Savannah, or Athens, the availability of nearby qualified security engineers may be limited when you have an urgent situation. This can result in a drop in income for your business, angry customers, unproductive employees, and defocused executives. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer ready to offer help when you require it to get your network on line and recover your data.

Progent can help you in all your initiatives to guard your IT environment with support services that can range from security audits to developing a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides affordable support to assist businesses of all sizes to configure and manage protected networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms plus mobile clients with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

Progent's security professionals are available remotely or on site to provide a variety of urgent or longer-term network security services such as:

If your network has an emergency need for computer security help, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help.

Progent's engineers can deliver world-class support in vital areas of network protection that include security evaluation, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security planning.

System Security Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your existing network security systems by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers a detailed portrayal of security holes. The information your company gains can make up the foundation of a network protection plan that will allow your network to run safely and respond quickly to future threats.

Automated Vulnerability Analysis
Progent offers consulting in the application of security evaluation utilities including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard NSS for economically running a set of automatic system testing scans to uncover potential security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive experience with additional network analysis products such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you build security into your company processes, configure auditing tools, plan and deploy a secure network environment, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are able to assist you to configure a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory bundles designed to allow small companies to get a professional network security assessment from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to evaluate your exposure to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a secured external location. The process is overseen by an engineer with top security credentials and who produces a report that summarizes and interprets the data captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective improvements if appropriate.

Network Security Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is an important component of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run extensive penetration tests without the awareness of your organization's internal network support staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are correctly configured and consistently checked. Learn more concerning Progent's stealth penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall/VPN Solutions
Progent's background in security technology encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and VPN products offered by a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the services of engineers with key industry accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new deployments. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to design, integrate, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See additional information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Services
Cisco's security and remote connection technology offer a complete line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate products from multiple vendors to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Network Security Design
Any company should develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive processes and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps designed to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive strategy helps your IT security engineers to evaluate the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the system, document the event, and get business functions running as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants are available to help you to perform a complete risk assessment and create a computer security plan to establish security policies and controls to mitigate future attacks and dangers.

CISM Accredited Network Security Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic competencies and global standards of skill that information security managers are required to master. CISM gives business management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to deliver effective security management and consulting services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM certified security professionals to help companies with:

  • Network Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Network Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Response Planning
Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISM Certified IS Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Assistance
CISSP denotes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the area of data protection under ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your business in a broad range of security areas including:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Support Services.

ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture professionals are experts who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and extensive experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates demonstrated skill in the most challenging demands of information security architecture within the broader scope of information security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of architecture security such as.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • BCP and DRP
  • Physical Security
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Services
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA IS security audit engineers are available to assist your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Protecting Information Resources
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read additional details concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's skills to design, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation experts can provide a variety of risk identification services such as:

  • Gather data and study documentation to identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and company policies related to your information system to determine their potential influence on your business goals
  • Point out potential vulnerabilities for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness program and provide seminars to ensure your organization appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
  • Connect identified risk vectors to your associated operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Learn more details about Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Qualified Information System Security Engineering Assistance
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to provide services in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified information security audit consultants are available to help your company with:

  • Auditing Networks
  • Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web-based Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Read additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact a Certified Progent Security Expert
To learn how you can contact a Progent security engineer for online or on-premises help in Georgia, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Network Help.

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