Company information networks in Montana can have quick and affordable remote help from Progent's accredited network security support specialists to help with critical security problems. Rates are reasonable, charges are per minute, sign-up is fast, and support is world class. Progent also offers help for complex engagements that demand the services of senior security engineers with high-level security certifications.

In case your Montana organization is based some distance from more populated urban areas such as Billings, Missoula, or Great Falls, help from nearby accredited security professionals could be limited when there's a crisis. This could mean lost productivity for your business, upset customers, idle workers, and defocused management. By calling Progent, you have access to a qualified security consultant ready to provide assistance when you need it to keep your system on line and salvage your information.

Progent can assist you in your initiatives to defend your network with support that can range from security assessments to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical support to assist small and midsize companies to set up and maintain secure IT environments based on Windows and Cisco products and that can include servers and desktops running UNIX or Linux platforms plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified professionals are available online or on premises to offer a variety of emergency or project-based IT security services including:

  • Run comprehensive network security evaluations
  • Clean up rapidly after attacks
  • Install firewalls from multiple vendors
  • Configure safe solutions for remote and mobile access
  • Install effective solutions for protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a comprehensive security plan with proactive security monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Services
  • Create an effective data backup and business continuity strategy built around Data Protection Manager (DPM) technology
If your network has an urgent need for IT security help, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support.

Progent's support professionals offer advanced services in vital areas of network security that include auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security planning.

System Security Evaluation
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the vulnerability of your existing network protection systems through exhaustive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves you consulting fees and offers an objective picture of security holes. The information your business gains can make up the foundation of a security strategy that will permit your network to operate safely and adapt rapidly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Analysis
Progent offers consulting in the use of security testing packages such as MBSA and GFI LANguard for affordably running a set of automatic system auditing scans to identify possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has broad knowledge of other network analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye, as well as utilities such as SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company operations, configure scanning software, define and deploy a secure system architecture, and recommend policies to maximize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are ready to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network security evaluation.

Security Inventory Service Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory scanning packages intended to allow small companies to get an objective security assessment from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs an extensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to uncover potential risks in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to determine vulnerabilities to inside assaults. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured remote site. The process is managed by a consultant with top security credentials and who generates a document that summarizes and analyzes the data collected by the security scan and suggests cost-effective remediation if appropriate.

Network Security Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a key component of any successful network security plan. Progentís security experts can run thorough intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's internal IT resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event history monitoring are correctly configured and actively checked. Find out more concerning Progent's network penetration testing consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Solutions
Progent's background in security solutions includes in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology offered by a variety of companies including Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the services of consultants with important industry accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The current ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new deployments. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can help your company to maintain your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help you to plan, configure, tune, administer and debug firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See additional information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Consulting Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite access products offer a complete line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can help your business to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit best with your business objectives. Learn additional details about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security and VPN Appliances.

Support Services for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses expert support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPSec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security plan and select appropriate technologies from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.

Expert Security Planning
Every business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security program that includes both preventive processes and reaction plans. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps designed to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack plan helps your company's security engineers to assess the impact caused by a security penetration, fix the network, record the experience, and get business functions restored as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert information security consultants can to help you to run a full risk evaluation and define a network security plan to implement security processes and controls to mitigate ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Certified Network Security Engineering Services
The CISM organization describes the core competencies and global standards of performance that IT security managers are required to learn. CISM gives executive management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM qualified security professionals to assist businesses with:

  • Network Security Strategies
  • Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Read more details about Progent's CISM Certified Security Engineering Expertise.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Services
CISSP recognizes mastery of an international standard for network security. The American National Standards Institute has awarded certification accreditation in the field of information security defined by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your organization in a broad range of security fields including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecom, LAN and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Learn additional details about Progent's CISSP Qualified IS Security Consulting Professionals.

ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status through rigorous testing and extensive work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven mastery in the most complex requirements of information system security architecture within the wider field of information system security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture including.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Support Expertise.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified IS security audit experts are available to assist your company in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Systems and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
  • IT Support
  • Safeguarding Data Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional details about Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and execute a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk management consultants can provide a variety of risk assessment services such as:

  • Gather information and review documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational policies associated with 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 corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to ensure your organization understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Match identified risk vectors to related business processes to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with your senior leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Get additional information about Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Engineering Support
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in vital categories of system, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-qualified network security audit engineers are available to help your IT organization in the areas of:

  • Auditing Networks
  • Incident Handling
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web Services Security
Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC IS Security Engineering Support.

Contact a Progent Security Specialist
To learn how to contact a certified Progent security engineer for online or on-premises support in Montana, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Network Help.

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