Business computer networks in the state ofCaliforniacan now get prompt and economical online help from Progent's accredited security consultants to help with complex security issues. Rates are affordable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is fast, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the services of senior security consultants with top security certifications.
If yourCaliforniaoffice is located far from major urban areas such asLos Angeles, San Jose, San Francisco, or Sacramento, the availability of nearby qualified network security professionals is often limited during an emergency. This can cause lost revenue for your company, upset customers, idle employees, and distracted management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you have access to a Certified security engineer ready to provide assistance when you need it to keep your network operating and recover your data.
Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to protect your network with support ranging from network security checks to developing a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides economical service to assist companies of any size to design and maintain secure IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile clients with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone devices.
Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer 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 making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's certified engineers are accessible remotely or in person to provide a variety of emergency or longer-term network security services including:
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- Perform thorough network security audits
- Recuperate quickly after attacks
- Configure firewalls from multiple vendors
- Implement safe techniques for remote and mobile access
- Deploy advanced solutions for protection against viruses, spam and DHAs
- Help create a company-wide security strategy with proactive monitoring
- Offer outsourced Help Desk Support
- Help Develop an effective backup and disaster recovery strategy centered on Data Protection Manager automated backup technology
Progent's consultants can deliver world-class support in vital facets of computer security that include auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security planning.
Progent's expert security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your current network protection systems by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this service saves you money and assures a detailed picture of weaknesses. The knowledge your company gains can form the foundation of a security strategy that can allow your network to run dependably and react rapidly to future risks.
Automated Network Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent provides expertise in the application of security testing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for economically performing a set of programmed system auditing scans to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional network analysis tools such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye, plus tools such as SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and react effectively.
Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes, install auditing tools, define and implement a protected network environment, and suggest policies to maximize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design secure remote access to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn more about Progent's network security assessment.
Security Inventory Scanning Packages for Small Companies
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory service packages designed to enable small businesses to receive an impartial security evaluation from a qualified security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to determine possible risks in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a system scan from a secure machine within your firewall to evaluate the risk to inside assaults. Both security inventory packages are set up and executed from a secured remote location. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data captured by the security scan and proposes practical remediation if called for.
Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important part of any comprehensive IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive penetration tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal IT resources. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history analysis are properly set up and actively checked. Learn more about Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.
Firewalls and VPN Solutions
Progent's background in network security technology includes in-depth familiarity with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the services of engineers who have earned key industry certifications including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Debugging
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more value than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new deployments. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist your company to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist you to plan, configure, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's security and remote connection products represent a full line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that align most closely with your business goals. Read additional details concerning Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.
Support Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent offers small and medium size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security strategy and choose appropriate technologies from multiple suppliers to support your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of managed 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. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including protection, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve 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 an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
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, maintain, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Certified Security Consulting
Every company ought to have a carefully considered security program that includes both preventive procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a set of steps that help to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy assists your company's IT security engineers to evaluate the impact resulting from a security penetration, fix the network, record the event, and get the IT network restored as rapidly as possible.
Progent's certified IS security engineers are available to help you to run a full vulnerability evaluation and define a computer security strategy to implement security policies and mechanisms to minimize future assaults and dangers.
CISM Accredited Network Security Engineering Expertise
The CISM committee describes the basic competencies and worldwide standards of skill that IT security professionals are required to learn. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the background and capability to deliver effective security administration and consulting services. Progent offers the support of CISM Certified security professionals to help businesses with:
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- Network Security Governance
- Vulnerability Management
- IS Security Program Management
- Information Security Administration
- Recovery Management
CISSP Certified Security Engineering Assistance
CISSP recognizes expertise with a global standard for network security. The American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the area of information protection defined by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your enterprise in a variety security fields including:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Architecture and Paradigms
- Access Control Solutions and Processes
- Applications Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Site Security
- Data Encryption Technology
- Telecom, Network and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Preparedness
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier IT architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through thorough examination and extensive work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven competence in the most challenging demands of information security architecture bounded by the wider field of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture including.
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- Access Control Systems and Methodologies
- Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Protection
- Encryption/Decryption Solutions
- Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
- BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Services
The CISA accreditation is a recognized qualification that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified IS security audit specialists can help your company with:
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- Information Systems Audit Process
- IT Governance
- Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
- IT Support
- Protecting Data Resources
- Business Continuity Planning
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation specialists offer a variety of risk identification services including:
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- Collect data and study documentation to help identify major risk scenarios
- Identify legal, industry, and contractual requirements and company policies related to your network to determine their potential impact on your strategic goals
- Point out potential vulnerabilities for your business workflows to help in analyzing your enterprise risk
- Create a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your organization understand IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
- Match key risk vectors to your associated business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
- Determine risk tolerance with your senior management and major stakeholders to make sure they align
GIAC Accredited IS Security Consulting Assistance
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Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the skills appropriate to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified information security audit engineers can assist your company in the areas of:
Contact a Progent Security Specialist
To learn how to get in touch with a certified security consultant for remote or on-premises expertise in California, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Help.