Small business information networks in Florida can depend on prompt and affordable online technical support from Progent's accredited network security professionals to help with complex security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers help for long-term engagements that requires the expertise of senior security consultants with high-level industry credentials.

If your Florida small business is situated some distance from major metropolitan neighborhoods like Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Hialeah, or Orlando, contact with local qualified security professionals may be limited when you have an urgent situation. This can cause a loss of income for your business, angry customers, idle employees, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent, you have access to a Certified security consultant ready to offer help whenever you need it to keep your computer network operating and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your efforts to guard your IT environment with support ranging from network security audits to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers affordable service to help companies of any size to set up and manage safe IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that may include servers and desktops running UNIX or Linux platforms plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified consultants are available online or on premises to offer a range of urgent or project-based computer security services including:

  • Perform automated security evaluations
  • Recuperate promptly after serious security breaches
  • Set up and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Configure secure solutions for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy effective solutions for protection against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a comprehensive security plan with 24x7 monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Support
  • Create a practical network backup and recovery solution centered on Data Protection Manager backup/restore capability
If your company has an immediate requirement for computer security help, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support.

Progent's consultants provide advanced services in vital fields of system protection including security assessment, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the effectiveness of your existing network security systems through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves you money and assures a detailed picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your IT organization gains can make up the foundation of a security strategy that can allow your network to run dependably and respond quickly to future threats.

Automated Security Audits
Progent offers expertise in the application of security evaluation utilities including MBSA and GFI LANguard for affordably performing a variety of programmed system testing scans to identify possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive knowledge of other network analysis tools such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus utilities such as SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and respond effectively.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes, configure auditing applications, define and deploy a secure network environment, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are able to show you how to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Find out more concerning Progent's network security analysis.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory service bundles designed to enable small businesses to receive an impartial security evaluation from a certified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine possible weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized computer within your firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to inside threats. The two security inventory services are set up and run from a protected external location. The project is managed by an engineer who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a report that details and interprets the information collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective remediation if called for.

Stealth Security Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important component of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and consistently monitored. Learn additional information on Progent's network security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall/VPN Solutions
Progent's background in network security solutions includes extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by a variety of companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of consultants with key networking certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Troubleshooting
The current ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new installations. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide powerful new capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, integrate, tune, administer and debug firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read more details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite access products represent a complete line of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to assist your company to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company goals. Learn more information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Appliances.

Consulting Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you design a detailed security strategy and select appropriate technologies from multiple vendors to achieve your security goals while staying within your budget restraints.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the complete threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud 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 infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside 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 Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied 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, update, find and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Consulting
Every business ought to develop a carefully considered security program that incorporates both pre-attack processes and reaction plans. The proactive strategy is a collection of procedures intended to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack plan helps your security engineers to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, fix the damage, document the event, and get business functions operational as soon as possible.

Progent's certified IS security consultants are available to assist your company to run a complete vulnerability assessment and create a computer security plan to establish security processes and mechanisms to mitigate future assaults and dangers.

CISM Qualified Information Security Support Expertise
The CISM organization describes the basic competencies and international standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. It provides business management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the services of CISM Certified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • Information Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Response Management
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISM IS Security Support Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Support
CISSP certification recognizes expertise with a global standard for data security. The American National Standards Institute has granted certification recognition in the field of information security under ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your organization in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Solutions and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Find out more information about Progent's CISSP Cybersecurity Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier system architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous examination and significant experience with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the more in-depth requirements of information system security architecture within the broader field of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Physical Security
Read more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Engineering Support
The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA IS security audit consultants can assist your company in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn the details about Progent's CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Expertise.

CRISC Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk management engineers can provide a variety of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect data and review documentation to identify significant vulnerabilities
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational standards related to your network to assess their possible influence on your business goals
  • Identify potential vulnerabilities for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct training to make sure your stakeholders understand IT risk so they can contribute to your risk control program
  • Connect key risk scenarios to related operational procedures to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Certified Security Engineering Support
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified professional has the knowledge needed to provide support in critical categories of network, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC information security audit specialists can assist your company in the areas of:

  • Auditing Perimeters
  • Security Incident Handling
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Learn additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Get in Touch with a Progent Security Expert
To learn how to access a certified security engineer for remote or onsite help in Florida, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Support.