Business computer networks in New Mexico now have fast and economical online technical support from Progent's accredited network security professionals to fix critical security issues. The cost is reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers help for long-term projects that demand the expertise of seasoned security consultants with top security credentials.

In case your New Mexico network is located far from larger metropolitan neighborhoods like Albuquerque, Las Cruces, Santa Fe, or Rio Rancho, the availability of local accredited network security consultants is often problematic when you have a security disaster. This could mean a loss of productivity for your company, angry clients, idle employees, and defocused management. By utilizing Progent, you have access to a qualified security consultant ready to offer help whenever you have to have it to keep your information system running and restore your information.

Progent can assist you at any level in your efforts to protect your network with support services ranging from network security checks to developing a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides affordable service to assist businesses of all sizes to configure and maintain safe IT environments based on Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X operating systems plus mobile clients with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter.

Progent's security professionals are accessible online or on premises to provide a variety of urgent or project-based computer security services which include:

  • Perform comprehensive network security evaluations
  • Recuperate quickly after virus and worm attacks
  • Set up effective firewalls
  • Implement secure methods for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Install advanced utilities for defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Help create a company-wide security plan with proactive monitoring
  • Offer outsourced Help Desk Services
  • Create a practical network backup and restore strategy based on Data Protection Manager backup/restore capability
If your company has an immediate need for computer security help, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help.

Progent's security experts can deliver advanced services in key areas of system protection including security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

Security Evaluation
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your existing network security systems through comprehensive remote automated analysis via sophisticated software tools and tested procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you consulting fees and assures an objective portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your company is provided can make up the foundation of a security strategy that will allow your information system to run dependably and adapt rapidly to future risks.

Automated Security Audits
Progent offers consulting in the application of security evaluation products including Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for affordably performing a variety of programmed system auditing scans to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with other security auditing tools such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and respond effectively.

Progent can show you how to design protection into your company processes, install auditing software, define and deploy a protected system environment, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you configure a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and install virtual private network. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network security evaluation.

Security Inventory Scanning Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small companies to get an objective network security evaluation from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to determine possible risks in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a certified security professional executes a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a secured remote site. The process is managed by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a document that details and analyzes the information captured by the security scan and proposes cost-effective improvements where called for.

Network Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any successful network security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform thorough penetration checks without the knowledge of your organization's in-house network support staff. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are correctly configured and consistently checked. Find out more on Progent's network security penetration testing consulting.

Firewall/VPN Support
Progent's background in network security technology encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products offered by a variety of companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the support of consultants who have earned important networking accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more value than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new deployments. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist you to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, configure, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Consulting Services
Cisco's security and remote access technology provide a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. 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 engineers with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to assist your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit best with your business goals. Read additional information concerning Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.

Consulting Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and medium size companies expert support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you create a detailed security plan and select appropriate products from a variety of suppliers to support your security goals while staying within your budget restraints.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, retrieve and protect information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Design
Every business should develop a carefully thought out security program that incorporates both preventive processes and reaction plans. The proactive plan is a set of mechanisms intended to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's IT security personnel to evaluate the damage resulting from a security penetration, fix the network, document the event, and get business functions running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's certified IS security engineers are available to assist your company to run a full vulnerability assessment and define a computer security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to minimize future attacks and threats.

CISM Accredited System Security Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the core capabilities and global standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to learn. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM credential possess the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security management and support consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM certified security consultants to assist businesses with:

  • Information Security Strategies
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Response Management
Read additional information about Progent's CISM Qualified Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Expertise
CISSP certification recognizes expertise with an international standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification recognition in the field of data security under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Information Security Engineering Services.

ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant experience with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven skill in the most challenging demands of information security architecture within the broader scope of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and Network Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Criteria
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security
Learn more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.

CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Consulting Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized qualification that signifies expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified information security audit engineers can help your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Learn additional information about Progent's CISA Certified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk mitigation specialists can provide a variety of risk assessment services including:

  • Gather data and review documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
  • Inventory legal, industry, and contractual requirements and organizational standards related to your information system to assess their potential impact on your strategic objectives
  • Point out potential vulnerabilities for your business processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to make sure your organization understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Match identified risk vectors to your associated business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Learn more information about Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Engineering Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge needed to deliver support in vital categories 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 IS security audit engineers are available to assist your business in the areas of:

  • Assessing Perimeters
  • Security Incident Response
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web-based Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Find out additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact a Security Engineer
To find out how to contact a security engineer for remote or on-premises help in New Mexico, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Computer Help.

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