Business IT networks in Kansas now have prompt and economical online technical support from Progent's qualified network security consultants to help with complex security issues. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, engagement is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for long-term engagements that demand the services of senior security consultants with high-level industry credentials.

If your Kansas organization is located away from major urban neighborhoods including Wichita, Overland Park, Kansas City, or Topeka, help from nearby certified network security consultants could be problematic when there's an emergency. This can cause a drop in income for your business, upset clients, unproductive workers, and distracted executives. By utilizing Progent's online services, you have access to a certified security consultant who can deliver expertise when you need it to get your computer network on line and salvage your information.

Progent can assist you at any level in your initiatives to guard your information system with support services that ranges from network security audits to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical support to assist companies of any size to set up and maintain secure networks based on Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iOS handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also enable Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's security engineers are available remotely or on site to provide a variety of emergency or project-based network security services such as:

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Progent's engineers can deliver world-class services in key fields of computer protection including security evaluation, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security planning.

Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the vulnerability of your current network protection systems by performing exhaustive remote automated testing based on advanced utilities and tested procedures. Progent's experience in administering this service saves you time and money and assures a detailed picture of system vulnerability. The information your company is provided can make up the foundation of a security plan that can permit your network to operate dependably and adapt quickly to future threats.

Automated Vulnerability Assessment
Progent offers expertise in the application of security analysis software such as Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably performing a set of automatic network auditing scans to identify possible security weaknesses. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional network auditing products such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as Metasploit Framework, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can help you design protection into your business operations, install auditing software, plan and implement a protected system environment, and suggest procedures to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are able to show you how to set up a firewall, design safe remote access to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn additional information about Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small companies to get an objective network security assessment from an accredited security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a comprehensive examination of your IT infrastructure from outside your company firewall to determine possible weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized machine inside your firewall to evaluate the risk to internal threats. Both security inventory services are set up and run from a secured remote location. The project is managed by an engineer with top security accreditations and who produces a report that details and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes practical improvements where appropriate.

Stealth Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any comprehensive network security plan. Progent’s security experts can perform extensive penetration checks without the awareness of your company's in-house IT resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly set up and consistently monitored. Find out more concerning Progent's stealth security penetration analysis consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Solutions
Progent's background in security solutions includes in-depth familiarity with major firewalls and VPN technology offered by multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the support of engineers with key industry accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's previous firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can assist you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to design, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's security and offsite access technology offer a comprehensive line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to help your organization to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your company goals. Find out more information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Appliances.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent offers small and mid-size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you create a comprehensive security plan and choose the right technologies from multiple vendors to support your security objectives while sticking within your spending restraints.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete malware attack progression including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of critical data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Network Security Planning
Every business ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both proactive processes and reaction planning. The proactive plan is a set of procedures intended to reduce security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your company's security personnel to evaluate the impact caused by an attack, repair the network, record the experience, and get the IT network restored as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants are available to help your company to run a complete risk evaluation and create a network security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Qualified Network Security Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic capabilities and global standards of skill that information security managers are required to learn. It gives executive management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting consulting. Progent can provide the services of CISM qualified security professionals to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Information Security Implementation Management
  • IS Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Find out more information about Progent's CISM Qualified Network Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Services
CISSP denotes expertise with a global standard for information security. ANSI has awarded certification recognition in the area of data security defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your enterprise in a broad range of security areas such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Technology
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Learn additional details about Progent's CISSP-certified Information Security Support Services.

ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture professionals are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status through rigorous testing and extensive experience with information security architecture. The ISSAP credential indicates demonstrated competence in the most in-depth requirements of information security architecture within the broader field of information system security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Protection
  • Cryptography Solutions
  • Needs Analysis and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Certified IS Security Auditing Engineering Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that signifies mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA security audit engineers are available to assist your company in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out the details about Progent's CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Services.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation specialists can provide a variety of risk identification services including:

  • Collect data and study documentation to evaluate significant vulnerabilities
  • Inventory legal, industry, and business mandates and company standards related to your information system to assess their potential influence on your business goals
  • Point out possible threats for your business processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and conduct training to ensure your organization understand IS risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Connect identified risk vectors to related operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk appetite with your senior leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they align
Get the details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Certified IS Security Engineering Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified professional has the knowledge needed to deliver support in key areas of network, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified security audit engineers are available to assist your company in the areas of:

  • Assessing Security Systems
  • Incident Response
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact a Certified Progent Security Expert
To learn how to access a certified security engineer for online or on-premises expertise in Kansas, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Network Support.

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