Company computer networks in the state of Idaho now have fast and affordable remote technical support from Progent's qualified security support specialists to assist with complex security problems. The cost is competitive, billing is by the minute, sign-up is fast, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that requires the services of seasoned security engineers with top security certifications.

In case your Idaho company is based outside of major metropolitan neighborhoods like Boise City, Pocatello, Idaho Falls, or Lewiston, contact with nearby certified network security support specialists could be problematic when you have an urgent situation. This can cause a drop in income for your business, angry customers, unproductive employees, and distracted management. By utilizing Progent, you have access to a Certified security consultant ready to deliver help whenever you have to have it to get your information system running and salvage your information.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your efforts to defend your IT environment with support services that can range from network security assessments to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical service to help small and midsize companies to set up and manage secure networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as BYOD users with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified professionals are available remotely or on premises to offer a range of emergency or longer-term computer security services such as:

  • Perform comprehensive network security evaluations
  • Clean up promptly after serious security breaches
  • Install firewalls from multiple vendors
  • Configure safe methods for offsite and mobile access
  • Install advanced solutions for automatic defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Develop a comprehensive security plan with proactive network monitoring
  • Offer comprehensive Help Desk Call Center Services
  • Develop an effective backup and business continuity solution centered on Data Protection Manager backup technology
If your business has an immediate requirement for IT security support, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support.

Progent's engineers provide advanced services in key facets of network protection that include security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security planning.

System Audits
Progent's expert security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your current computer protection implementation through comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced software tools and proven procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you money and assures an objective picture of gaps. The information your company gains can form the basis of a network protection strategy that can permit your information system to operate safely and react quickly to future threats.

Automated Security Evaluation
Progent provides expertise in the use of security evaluation software such as Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically running a variety of automatic system auditing checks to identify potential security problems. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as utilities such as Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and respond effectively.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes, configure auditing applications, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are able to assist you to set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and integrate virtual private network. Learn more concerning Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory scanning packages intended to allow small businesses to get an impartial security assessment from an accredited security specialist. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer executes a network scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to assess vulnerabilities to inside threats. Both security inventory packages are set up and run from a secured external location. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned top security credentials and who produces a document that summarizes and analyzes the information captured by the scan and suggests cost-effective improvements if appropriate.

Network Intrusion Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a key component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event log analysis are correctly set up and consistently checked. Find out more about Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall/VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in network security technology encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology offered by a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the support of consultants who have earned key industry certifications including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The current ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help you to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your organization to design, integrate, optimize, administer and debug firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's network security and remote connection products offer a full range of manageable security products 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 appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's 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 align most closely with your business objectives. Find out more details about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Consulting Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security plan and choose the right products from multiple suppliers to support your security objectives while sticking within your spending restraints.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of managed 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. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack progression including blocking, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Read 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 (ESP) managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud 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 uses the technology of top data security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide complete protection 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 the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

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 secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Planning
Any company ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both preventive processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a set of steps designed to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive strategy helps your company's network security personnel to evaluate the impact caused by an attack, fix the damage, record the experience, and get the IT network operational as soon as feasible.

Progent's certified IT security consultants can to assist your business to run a full risk assessment and create a computer security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing assaults and dangers.

CISM Qualified Security Support Expertise
The CISM organization defines the basic competencies and international standards of performance that IT security managers are expected to learn. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM credential possess the background and capability to deliver efficient security administration and support consulting. Progent can provide the expertise of CISM Certified security consultants to help businesses with:

  • Network Security Strategies
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Recovery Management
Find out more information about Progent's CISM Accredited Network Security Engineering Professionals.

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

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Processes
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Read more information concerning Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified information system architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and significant work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates demonstrated mastery in the more in-depth demands of IS security architecture within the wider field of information security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Phone System and Network Protection
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hardware Security
Read additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Support Services.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified network security audit engineers can assist your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Find out the details about Progent's CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise.

CRISC Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk management experts can provide a range of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Collect information and study documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and business mandates and company standards associated with your network to assess their potential impact on your strategic objectives
  • Identify possible threats for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Connect key risk vectors to related operational processes to help determine risk ownership
  • Determine risk tolerance with your senior management and key stakeholders to make sure they align
Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Engineering Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver support in critical categories of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified security audit experts are available to assist your business with:

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

Talk to a Certified Security Expert
To learn how you can get in touch with a certified security engineer for remote or on-premises support in Idaho, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Support.