Business networks in the state of Oregon now have quick and economical remote technical support from Progent's qualified security engineers to fix critical security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are by the minute, engagement is quick, and support is world class. Progent also offers help for long-term projects that demand the expertise of seasoned security engineers with top security certifications.

In case your Oregon business is far from larger metropolitan neighborhoods like Portland, Salem, Eugene, Gresham, or Beaverton, the availability of local certified security professionals could be problematic when there's an urgent situation. This could mean lost income for your company, upset customers, unproductive employees, and distracted management. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a certified security consultant who can deliver assistance when you need it to keep your information system on line and restore your data.

Progent can assist you in all your efforts to guard your network with services ranging from network security audits to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical service to assist companies of any size to configure and manage safe IT environments based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X operating systems as well as BYOD users with Apple iOS handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the technology of leading data security companies to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified engineers are accessible online or on site to offer a variety of emergency or project-based IT security services including:

  • Perform automated security evaluations
  • Recover promptly after serious security breaches
  • Install effective firewalls
  • Implement secure methods for offsite and mobile access
  • Deploy effective solutions for protection against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Help create a company-wide security strategy with 24x7 monitoring
  • Provide comprehensive Help Desk Support
  • Help Develop a practical network backup and restore strategy built around Microsoft DPM automated backup technology
If your business has an immediate requirement for IT security help, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help.

Progent's security experts offer advanced support in vital fields of system protection including auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Evaluation
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your current network security environment through comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves you money and assures an objective picture of weaknesses. The information your business gains can make up the basis of a network protection strategy that can allow your information system to operate dependably and adapt rapidly to new risks.

Automated Vulnerability Analysis
Progent offers consulting in the application of security analysis software including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard for economically performing a variety of programmed network testing scans to identify potential security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of additional network auditing utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye, plus utilities such as Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and react effectively.

Progent can show you how to design protection into your company processes, install auditing tools, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are available to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Learn more concerning Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory and evaluation packages intended to enable small businesses to get an objective network security assessment from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized computer within your firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to internal threats. Both security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured external location. The project is directed by a consultant who has earned top security credentials and who generates a report that details and analyzes the data collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective remediation if appropriate.

Network Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important part of any successful network security strategy. Progentís security experts can run extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your organization's in-house IT staff. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event history analysis are properly set up and consistently checked. Learn more concerning Progent's network penetration testing support services.

Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in network security technology encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology from multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the services of consultants who have earned key networking accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or 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 assist your business to design, configure, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products represent a full line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to assist your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit best with your business goals. Learn more information concerning Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Support Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and mid-size companies expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and select the right technologies 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 portfolio of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Network Security Consulting
Every business ought to have a thoroughly considered security program that incorporates both proactive processes and reaction planning. The proactive plan is a collection of procedures designed to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan assists your company's security personnel to assess the impact resulting from a security penetration, fix the damage, record the event, and get the IT network restored as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert information security consultants are available to help you to perform a complete risk evaluation and define a computer security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to minimize ongoing assaults and dangers.

CISM Certified Security Consulting Services
The CISM committee defines the core competencies and international standards of skill that IT security professionals are expected to master. CISM gives business management the confidence that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can provide the support of CISM qualified security consultants to help companies with:

  • Network Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Read more information about Progent's CISM Accredited Information Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Certified Security Engineering Support
CISSP recognizes expertise with an international standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the field of information protection under ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your business in a variety security areas such as:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified IS Security Consulting Services.

ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Assistance
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture professionals are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and extensive work with information security design. The ISSAP credential indicates demonstrated mastery in the more challenging demands of IS security architecture within the broader scope of information security knowledge needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Control Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Needs Analysis and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Find out additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Support Expertise.

CISA Certified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious achievement that indicates mastery in IS security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-certified IS security audit engineers can help your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • IT Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • IT Support
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional information about Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation specialists offer a range of risk identification services including:

  • Collect information and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and business requirements and organizational policies related to your information system to determine their possible impact on your business objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your operational processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your organization appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
  • Match key risk scenarios to related operational processes to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk appetite with your senior management and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Learn more details concerning Progent's CRISC Experts.

GIAC Certified Security Consulting Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant has the skills necessary to provide services in vital categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC IS security audit experts are available to help your business with:

  • Auditing Perimeters
  • Incident Response
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Read more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with a Progent Security Engineer
To see how you can contact a certified Progent security engineer for online or onsite support in Oregon, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Help.

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