Small and mid-size business networks in Toronto, Canada can depend on prompt online or onsite technical support from Progent's certified information security consultants to help with emergency security issues. Rates are affordable, charges are by the minute, the engagement process is quick and easy, and service is world class. Progent also provides assistance for complex projects that requires the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top security credentials.

If your network is located some away from larger metropolitan areas, local support from qualified security professionals may be limited when you have an emergency. This could mean a loss of productivity for your company, upset customers, idle employees, and defocused executives. By contacting Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security consultant ready to deliver help whenever you need it to keep your information system running and restore your data.

Progent can help you in your initiatives to protect your information system with support ranging from network security audits to developing and validating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable support to help small and midsize businesses plan and maintain secure IT environments based on Windows and Cisco technology and that can include servers and desktops running UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms. Progent can also help you design a secure BYOD environment by offering services that include iPhone and iPad integration, Android phone and tablet consulting, and RIM BlackBerry expertise..

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and defense against e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos 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 unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's security experts are available remotely or on premises to provide a range of urgent or project-based computer security services such as:

If your company has an urgent need for IT security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support.

Progent's engineers can deliver advanced services in vital facets of network protection that include auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your current computer protection environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in administering this service saves your company money and offers an accurate portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your business gains can be used as the basis of a network protection strategy that will allow your network to run dependably and react rapidly to future threats.

Automated Network Security Evaluation
Progent offers expertise in the application of security evaluation utilities including Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically performing a set of automatic network testing scans to identify potential security weaknesses. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional security analysis products such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus tools like SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations, configure scanning tools, define and deploy a secure system architecture, and suggest procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are ready to help you configure a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's automated security analysis.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory bundles intended to enable small companies to receive an objective security evaluation from an accredited security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs an extensive examination of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine possible risks in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer executes a network scan from an authorized machine within your firewall to uncover vulnerabilities to internal assaults. Both security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured external site. The process is directed by an engineer with high-level security credentials and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements if called for.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any serious IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your company's in-house IT staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring systems such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are properly set up and consistently monitored. Learn additional information about Progent's network security penetration testing consulting.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent's background in security technology includes in-depth field work with leading firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the support of consultants with 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 Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new installations. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, configure, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products provide a complete line of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align most closely with your business objectives. Read more information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security strategy and choose the right products from multiple vendors to achieve your security objectives while staying within your spending restraints.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Content Filtering and Data Loss Prevention.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

Certified Security Design
Any company should have a carefully considered security program that includes both preventive procedures and response planning. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that help to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy assists your company's IT security engineers to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, fix the damage, record the event, and get the IT network restored as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert information security engineers are available to help you to run a complete risk assessment and create a computer security plan to establish security processes and controls to reduce ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Accredited Network Security Support Expertise
The CISM committee describes the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM qualified security consultants to help businesses with:

  • Network Security Governance
  • Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Program Management
  • Network Security Management
  • Response Planning
Find out more details about Progent's CISM Network Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Expertise
The CISSP credential recognizes expertise with an international standard for network security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the field of information protection defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers access to of security professionals who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your enterprise in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Systems and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out more details about Progent's CISSP-certified IS Security Consulting Services.

ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Services
Progent's ISSAP qualified network architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous testing and extensive experience with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification indicates proven mastery in the most challenging demands of information security architecture within the broader field of IS security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Cryptography Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Site Security
Learn more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Support Professionals.

CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Engineering Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA information security audit specialists are available to assist your IT organization in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Network Assets and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read more information about Progent's CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

CRISC Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC network risk mitigation experts can provide a range of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Gather data and review documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational policies related to your network to assess their potential influence on your strategic goals
  • Identify possible threats for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and provide training to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Match identified risk vectors to your associated operational processes to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk appetite with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they match
Find out more information concerning Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Qualified Security Engineering Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the skills needed to deliver services in important areas of network, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-qualified security audit engineers are available to assist your company with:

Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Contact a Progent Security Expert Now
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