Business IT networks in the state ofCalifornianow have fast and affordable remote help from Progent's certified network security experts to fix urgent security problems. Rates are competitive, billing is per minute, sign-up is fast, and service is world class. Progent also offers assistance for long-term engagements that demand the services of seasoned security engineers with top industry certifications.
In case yourCaliforniasmall business is based outside of larger urban neighborhoods likeLos Angeles, San Jose, San Francisco, or Sacramento, support from nearby certified network security experts is often problematic during a security disaster. This can cause a loss of productivity for your business, angry customers, unproductive employees, and distracted management. By contacting Progent, you have access to a Premier security engineer ready to provide expertise when you have to have it to keep your computer network on line and salvage your data.
Progent can help you in your efforts to guard your IT environment with services ranging from network security assessments to developing a comprehensive security plan. Progent offers economical service to help companies of any size to set up and maintain safe IT environments based on Windows and Cisco technology and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as BYOD users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone handsets.
Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Progent's security consultants are accessible remotely or in person to offer a range of emergency or project-based IT security services which include:
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- Perform comprehensive network security audits
- Clean up promptly after virus and worm attacks
- Configure effective firewalls
- Configure safe methods for remote and mobile connectivity
- Install advanced applications for protection against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
- Help create a comprehensive security plan with round-the-clock monitoring
- Offer comprehensive Help Desk Call Center Services
- Develop a practical data backup and recovery strategy built around Microsoft DPM backup technology
Progent's engineers offer world-class services in key areas of system protection that include security evaluation, firewall and VPN expertise, and advanced security planning.
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the vulnerability of your current network security implementation by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis via sophisticated utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves your company consulting fees and offers an accurate portrayal of security holes. The knowledge your IT organization gains can form the basis of a network protection plan that can allow your network to operate safely and adapt rapidly to future risks.
Automated Security Evaluation
Progent offers expertise in the use of security evaluation packages such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for economically running a set of automatic network testing scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of other network analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, plus utilities such as Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively.
Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes, configure auditing software, define and implement a secure network environment, and suggest policies to maximize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are available to help you set up a firewall, design secure remote access to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Learn more concerning Progent's automated security audits.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory service bundles designed to allow small companies to get a professional security evaluation from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs an extensive test of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible risks in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to determine the risk to internal threats. The two security inventory services are configured and executed from a protected remote site. The project is directed by a consultant with high-level security credentials and who generates a document that details and interprets the data captured by the security scan and suggests practical improvements where appropriate.
Network Intrusion Testing Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can run thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration testing uncovers whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are properly configured and consistently checked. Find out more concerning Progent's network penetration testing support services.
Progent's expertise in security solutions includes extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products from multiple vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of engineers with important industry accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Integration and Troubleshooting
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new installations. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist you to maintain your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to design, deploy, optimize, administer and debug firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.
Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and remote connection technology offer a comprehensive line of manageable security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company goals. Find out more details concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.
Support Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses expert support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security strategy and select appropriate products from multiple vendors to support your security goals while sticking within your spending restraints.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent can also help you to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. 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
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and protect information related to 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 or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% 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 business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require the instant you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Consulting
Every company should develop a carefully considered security program that incorporates both preventive processes and reaction planning. The proactive plan is a set of procedures that help to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy helps your company's IT security personnel to assess the damage caused by an attack, repair the system, record the experience, and get business functions operational as quickly as feasible.
Progent's expert information security consultants can to assist your company to run a comprehensive risk assessment and create a network security strategy to establish security processes and mechanisms to minimize ongoing assaults and threats.
CISM Accredited System Security Support Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that information security managers are required to learn. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent offers the services of CISM Certified security consultants to help businesses with:
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- Network Security Processes
- Vulnerability Analysis
- Information Security Program Management
- Information Security Administration
- Recovery Management
CISSP Certified Security Engineering Services
CISSP certification denotes expertise with an international standard for data security. The American National Standards Institute has awarded certification accreditation in the area of information security stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security areas such as:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
- Access Management Solutions and Methodology
- Applications Development Security
- Operations Security
- Site Security
- Cryptography Technology
- Telecom, LAN and WAN Security
- Disaster Recovery Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Engineering Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier information system architecture professionals are experts who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous testing and extensive work with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification indicates proven mastery in the most in-depth demands of information security architecture bounded by the broader field of IS security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.
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- Access Control Systems and Techniques
- Telecommunications and Network Security
- Encryption/Decryption Solutions
- Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
- BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning
- Hardware Security
CISA Certified IS Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an extensive test given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified security audit experts are available to assist your IT organization with:
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- Information Systems Audit Process
- IT Administration
- Systems and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
- IT Support
- Safeguarding Information Resources
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC network risk mitigation specialists offer a variety of risk identification services including:
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- Gather information and review documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
- Identify legal, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational standards related to your network to determine their possible influence on your strategic objectives
- Point out potential threats for your business processes to help in analyzing your corporate risk
- Create a risk awareness program and provide seminars to ensure your stakeholders understand IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Match identified risk scenarios to related business processes to help assign risk responsibility
- Validate risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they align
GIAC Certified Network Security Consulting Services
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Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to provide services in critical categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit consultants are available to assist your IT organization in the areas of:
Get in Touch with a Progent Security Engineer
To learn how you can access a certified Progent security consultant for remote or on-premises expertise in California, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Computer Support.