Small business computer networks in Montana now have prompt and economical remote technical support from Progent's qualified security experts to assist with critical security issues. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for long-term engagements that requires the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top industry credentials.

In case your Montana office is based away from more populated metropolitan neighborhoods such as Billings, Missoula, or Great Falls, contact with local certified security experts may be problematic when you have an emergency. This could mean lost income for your business, angry customers, idle workers, and distracted executives. By utilizing Progent's online services, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer ready to offer assistance whenever you require it to keep your information system operating and recover your information.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your efforts to defend your information system with support services ranging from network security audits to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable service to assist companies of any size to configure and manage protected networks powered by Windows and Cisco products and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX or Linux platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's security professionals are accessible remotely or in person to provide a variety of emergency or longer-term network security services including:

If your network has an urgent requirement for IT security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support.

Progent's support professionals can deliver world-class support in key areas of network security including security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Assessment
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your current network protection environment through comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated utilities and tested techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves you time and money and assures an objective portrayal of weaknesses. The knowledge your IT organization gains can be used as the basis of a security strategy that will allow your information system to run safely and respond quickly to new risks.

Automated Security Assessment
Progent provides consulting in the use of security analysis packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for economically performing a variety of automatic network auditing checks to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad knowledge of other security analysis tools including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools like Metasploit Framework, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and respond effectively.

Progent can help you build security into your business processes, configure auditing software, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and suggest policies to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install VPN. Learn additional information on Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation packages intended to enable small businesses to get an impartial security assessment from an accredited security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewalled perimeter to uncover potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to assess your exposure to internal assaults. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a protected external site. The process is managed by an engineer with top security credentials and who produces a document that details and interprets the information collected by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements where appropriate.

Stealth Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is an important part of any successful IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your organization's in-house IT staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly set up and consistently checked. Find out more about Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Progent's expertise in network security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and VPN products offered by a variety of companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of engineers with important networking 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 Debugging
The current ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most popular network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can assist you to manage your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to design, integrate, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Services
Cisco's network security and remote access products provide a full range of manageable security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can help your business to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company goals. Read additional information concerning Progent's Support Services for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Engineering Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent offers small and medium size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and VPN security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security strategy and choose appropriate technologies from multiple vendors to achieve your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. 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 email filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Email Content Filtering and Data Loss Protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

Certified Security Consulting
Every business should develop a thoroughly thought out security program that includes both preventive procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of steps designed to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack plan assists your company's IT security engineers to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the network, record the experience, and get business functions restored as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants are available to help your business to run a complete vulnerability assessment and create a computer security plan to implement security processes and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Security Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the core capabilities and global standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to master. CISM gives executive management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM credential have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM certified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Network Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Recovery Management
Find out more details about Progent's CISM Network Security Support Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Expertise
CISSP certification recognizes expertise with a worldwide standard for data security. The American National Standards Institute has granted certification accreditation in the area of information protection under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security professionals who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security areas including:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Technology
  • Telecom, Network and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read more information concerning Progent's CISSP Network Security Engineering Expertise.

ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's ISSAP qualified network architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through thorough testing and significant work with information security design. The ISSAP certification indicates proven skill in the more complex requirements of information system security architecture bounded by the wider field of information system security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Find out additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Support Services.

CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Services
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that signifies mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants undergo an extensive examination given by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA security audit experts can assist your company in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Get additional details about Progent's CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation specialists offer a variety of risk assessment services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational standards related to your network to assess their potential impact on your strategic goals
  • Identify potential threats for your business workflows to help in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
  • Match identified risk scenarios to related business procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk appetite with executive management and key stakeholders to ensure they align
Get additional details about Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Accredited Security Engineering Support
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of network security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to deliver support in important categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit consultants are available to help your business with:

Read additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Talk to a Progent Security Engineer
To find out how you can get in touch with a security engineer for remote or on-premises help in Montana, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.

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