Small business IT networks in Colorado can depend on prompt and affordable online technical support from Progent's accredited network security engineers to resolve urgent security issues. The cost is affordable, charges are by the minute, engagement is fast, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex projects that requires the services of senior security engineers with high-level security credentials.

In case your Colorado organization is away from more populated metropolitan areas such as Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, or Lakewood, help from local certified security support specialists is often limited when there's a security disaster. This could mean a drop in productivity for your business, upset clients, unproductive employees, and distracted management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Premier security professional ready to deliver expertise when you require it to get your computer network operating and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to protect your information system with services that can range from network security audits to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable support to help businesses of all sizes to configure and maintain secure IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers based on UNIX or Linux platforms plus BYOD users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service 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 reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

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

  • Run comprehensive network security audits
  • Recover promptly after serious security breaches
  • Set up and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Configure secure methods for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Install effective software for protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a company-wide security plan with proactive security monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Services
  • Develop an effective backup and restore plan based on Microsoft DPM backup/restore capability
If your business has an emergency need for computer security help, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help.

Progent's support professionals offer advanced services in key areas of system security including security assessment, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Audits
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your existing network protection environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and tested procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you consulting fees and offers an objective portrayal of gaps. The information your business gains can make up the foundation of a security plan that can permit your information system to operate dependably and adapt quickly to future threats.

Automated Vulnerability Assessment
Progent provides consulting in the use of security analysis packages such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard for affordably performing a set of programmed network testing scans to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with other security analysis tools including NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus utilities such as Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design protection into your business processes, configure scanning applications, define and deploy a secure network environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are able to assist you to set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Find out additional information concerning Progent's automated security analysis.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory packages intended to allow small businesses to receive an independent security evaluation from an accredited security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover potential risks in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a network scan from an authorized computer within your firewall to determine the risk to inside assaults. The two security inventory services are set up and run from a protected external location. The project is managed by a consultant who has earned top security accreditations and who produces a report that details and interprets the information captured by the security scan and suggests practical improvements where appropriate.

Network Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a key part of any successful network security plan. Progent’s security experts can perform thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration testing shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly set up and actively monitored. Learn additional information on Progent's network penetration testing consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Support
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology offered by multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the support of consultants with key industry accreditations 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 Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more value than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new installations. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to plan, integrate, tune, administer and debug firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See additional information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Cisco's network security and remote access products provide a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your business objectives. Read more information about Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.

Engineering Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent offers small and medium size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a detailed security strategy and choose the right products from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while staying within your budget restraints.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, 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 key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Security Planning
Every company should develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive processes and response plans. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of mechanisms that help to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your security personnel to assess the impact caused by an attack, fix the damage, document the event, and get business functions operational as soon as possible.

Progent's certified IS security consultants can to help you to run a complete vulnerability assessment and define a computer security strategy to establish security processes and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Qualified Information Security Support Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the core competencies and global standards of performance that information security professionals are required to learn. CISM gives business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and consulting consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Certified security professionals to help businesses with:

  • Network Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Response Management
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Support
CISSP recognizes mastery of an international standard for network security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the area of information protection defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your organization in a broad range of security areas such as:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecom, LAN and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out additional information about Progent's CISSP Cybersecurity Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier information system architecture engineers are experts who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of thorough testing and extensive work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven competence in the more in-depth demands of information security architecture within the wider field of IS security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Control Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Site Security
Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Expertise.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-certified network security audit consultants are available to assist your company with:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • IT Support
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk management consultants offer a variety of risk identification services including:

  • Collect data and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Inventory statutory, industry, and business mandates and organizational policies associated with your information system to assess their potential influence on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to make sure your stakeholders appreciate IT risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Match key risk scenarios to your associated business processes to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Learn the details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Experts.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Engineering Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge needed to provide support in important areas of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC IS security audit experts are available to assist your company in the areas of:

Learn more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact a Progent Security Expert
To see how to get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or on-premises support in Colorado, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Help.