Business information networks in the state of Kansas now have prompt and economical online technical support from Progent's certified security consultants to help with complex security problems. Rates are competitive, charges are by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also provides assistance for long-term projects that requires the expertise of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.

If your Kansas office is some distance from larger urban neighborhoods including Wichita, Overland Park, Kansas City, or Topeka, help from local certified network security professionals could be problematic during an urgent situation. This could mean a drop in productivity for your business, upset customers, unproductive employees, and distracted executives. By calling Progent's remote support, you have access to a certified security professional ready to deliver help whenever you need it to get your system operating and recover your data.

Progent can help you in your efforts to protect your information system with support services that can range from network security checks to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent provides economical service to assist businesses of all sizes to set up and manage safe IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers running UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

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

If your company has an urgent requirement for computer security help, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.

Progent's support professionals provide advanced services in vital facets of computer protection including security evaluation, firewall/VPN support, and advanced security consulting.

System Security Evaluation
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the strength of your existing computer protection environment by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves your company money and assures an accurate portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your business gains can be used as the foundation of a network protection strategy that can allow your information system to operate safely and react quickly to new risks.

Automated Vulnerability Assessment
Progent offers expertise in the use of security evaluation packages such as MBSA and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably running a set of programmed system auditing scans to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security auditing utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools like Metasploit, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react effectively.

Progent can help you build protection into your company operations, install auditing applications, plan and implement a protected network environment, and recommend policies to optimize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are able to help you configure a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Find out more on Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory scanning bundles designed to allow small companies to receive an impartial security assessment from a certified security specialist. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized machine inside your company firewall to determine your exposure to internal attacks. The two security inventory packages are configured and run from a protected external site. The process is directed by an engineer who has earned top security credentials and who produces a report that details and analyzes the data captured by the security scan and proposes cost-effective improvements where called for.

Stealth Intrusion Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is an important part of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run extensive penetration checks without the awareness of your organization's in-house network support staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event log analysis are correctly configured and actively monitored. Learn additional information on Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Expertise
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses in-depth familiarity with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by multiple vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of engineers who have earned key networking accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more value than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new installations. Since 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 provide enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help you to design, configure, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional details about ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Cisco's security and remote access products offer a complete line of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to assist your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit best with your company goals. Find out more details about Progent's Support Services for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent offers small and mid-size companies expert consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a detailed security strategy and choose appropriate products from a variety of suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.

Expert Network Security Consulting
Every business ought to develop a carefully considered security program that includes both pre-attack procedures and response plans. The proactive strategy is a set of procedures that help to reduce security weaknesses. The reactive plan helps your company's security personnel to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions operational as quickly as possible.

Progent's certified information security engineers can to assist you to perform a full risk evaluation and define a network security plan to establish security processes and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Certified Security Consulting Services
The CISM committee defines the core competencies and global standards of skill that information security professionals are expected to learn. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM certification have the background and capability to deliver efficient security administration and consulting consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM certified security professionals to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Network Security Implementation Management
  • Network Security Administration
  • Response Planning
Read additional information about Progent's CISM Certified IS Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Expertise
CISSP certification denotes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI has granted certification accreditation in the area of information protection under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Network Security Support Expertise.

ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant work with network security design. The ISSAP credential represents proven competence in the most challenging requirements of information security architecture within the wider scope of IS security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Needs Analysis and Security Criteria
  • BCP and DRP
  • Site Security
Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Support Expertise.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a recognized achievement that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified network security audit experts are available to help your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
  • IT Support
  • Protecting Data Resources
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read additional details about Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk management specialists can provide a variety of risk assessment services such as:

  • Collect data and review documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and business requirements and company standards related to your network to assess their possible influence on your business objectives
  • Point out potential threats for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct training to make sure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can contribute to your risk control process
  • Connect key risk vectors to related operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Certified IS Security Engineering Assistance
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver services in vital areas of network, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified information security audit experts are available to help your company with:

  • Auditing IT Infrastructure
  • Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Read more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Certified Security Specialist
To see how you can get in touch with a certified security consultant for online or on-premises support in Kansas, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Network Help.

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