Business IT networks in Arkansas can have fast and affordable remote help from Progent's qualified security support specialists to assist with urgent security problems. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, engagement is fast, and support is world class. Progent also provides assistance for long-term engagements that demand the expertise of senior security consultants with high-level security credentials.

If your Arkansas office is situated some distance from larger metropolitan areas like Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville, access to nearby qualified network security experts may be limited when you have an emergency. This can cause lost revenue for your company, angry customers, idle employees, and defocused executives. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you have access to a Premier security professional ready to deliver expertise whenever you require it to get your network on line and recover your data.

Progent can assist you at any level in your efforts to guard your IT environment with services that can range from security checks to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent provides economical service to help businesses of all sizes to design and manage protected networks based on Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers running UNIX or Linux platforms as well as BYOD users with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that uses the technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security consultants are available remotely or in person to provide a range of urgent or project-based network security services such as:

  • Perform comprehensive security audits
  • Recuperate promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Install and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Configure safe techniques for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy advanced software for automatic defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Develop a company-wide security strategy with 24x7 network monitoring
  • Offer outsourced Call Center Support
  • Develop a practical network backup and recovery strategy based on System Center Data Protection Manager backup capability
If your business has an emergency requirement for computer security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.

Progent's security experts offer advanced support in key fields of computer protection that include security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security planning.

System Security Assessment
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your current computer security systems through comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and tested techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company money and offers an accurate picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the basis of a network protection strategy that will permit your information system to run safely and react quickly to new threats.

Automated Vulnerability Analysis
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation products such as MBSA and LANguard from GFI for economically performing a variety of automatic system testing checks to identify potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with additional security analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like SolarWinds, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of audit reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can show you how to build protection into your business processes, configure scanning software, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and recommend policies to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn additional information about Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory bundles designed to enable small businesses to get an impartial network security assessment from an accredited security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to uncover potential risks in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a network scan from a secure computer inside your company firewall to uncover your exposure to inside attacks. Both security inventory packages are set up and executed from a protected external site. The project is directed by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who generates a document that details and interprets the information collected by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements if called for.

Network Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is an important part of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can perform thorough intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's in-house network support staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and actively monitored. Find out more on Progent's stealth security penetration testing support services.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent's background in network security technology encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products from multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the support of consultants with key industry accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new installations. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, integrate, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional details about ASA Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Services
Cisco's security and remote access products provide a comprehensive range of manageable security solutions to help protect your local and remote information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can assist your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Find out additional details about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Products.

Consulting Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent provides small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate technologies from a variety of vendors to support your security objectives while sticking within your budget restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire threat progression including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top information security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Security Consulting
Every company ought to have a thoroughly considered security program that includes both proactive procedures and response plans. The pre-attack plan is a set of mechanisms designed to reduce security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your company's security personnel to evaluate the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the damage, record the experience, and get business functions restored as quickly as feasible.

Progent's certified information security consultants are available to assist you to perform a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and define a company-wide security strategy to implement security policies and mechanisms to minimize ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Certified Network Security Consulting Services
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the basic capabilities and international standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to master. It gives business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the background and capability to deliver efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent offers the support of CISM Premier security professionals to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISM Accredited Security Support Professionals.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Assistance
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of a global standard for information security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of data protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent offers access to of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your business in a broad range of security fields including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Learn more information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Engineering Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified system architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification as a result of thorough testing and significant work with information security architecture. The ISSAP certification indicates proven mastery in the most in-depth requirements of IS security architecture bounded by the wider field of information system security knowledge needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecom and Network Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Site Security
Find out additional details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Support Expertise.

CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Services
The CISA accreditation is an important qualification that indicates mastery in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit consultants can assist your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Consulting Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk management engineers offer a variety of risk identification services such as:

  • Collect data and study documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational policies associated with your network to determine their potential influence on your business goals
  • Point out possible threats for your operational workflows to help in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and provide seminars to ensure your organization appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk control program
  • Connect key risk scenarios to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
Get additional details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Certified Security Engineering Support
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC security audit consultants can assist your company with:

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

Talk to a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To find out how to access a certified security consultant for online or on-premises assistance in Arizona, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.