Company IT networks in the state of Idaho now have prompt and economical remote access to Progent's qualified network security consultants to resolve urgent security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers help for complex engagements that requires the services of seasoned security engineers with high-level industry certifications.

In case your Idaho small business is located far from major metropolitan areas like Boise City, Pocatello, Idaho Falls, or Lewiston, support from nearby certified network security professionals could be problematic when you have an emergency. This can cause lost revenue for your company, upset clients, idle workers, and defocused management. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a Premier security engineer who can offer expertise when you require it to get your information system operating and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to defend your network with support services that can range from network security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable service to assist companies of any size to design and maintain safe networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers 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 that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's security consultants are available online or on site to offer a range of emergency or longer-term network security services which include:

If your business has an immediate requirement for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help.

Progent's consultants can deliver advanced services in key areas of computer security including auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security planning.

System Security Evaluation
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the vulnerability of your current network security implementation by performing exhaustive remote automated testing via sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves your company time and money and offers a detailed portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can be used as the foundation of a network protection strategy that can permit your network to run safely and react rapidly to future threats.

Automated Network Security Assessment
Progent provides consulting in the use of security testing products including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard for economically performing a variety of programmed system testing checks to identify potential security gaps. Progent has broad knowledge of other network auditing products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools such as SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you build protection into your business processes, install scanning applications, plan and deploy a secure network environment, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and install VPN. Find out more on Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory scanning bundles intended to allow small companies to get an objective network security assessment from an accredited security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to determine possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer executes a network scan from a secure computer inside your company firewall to determine the risk to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are set up and run from a secured remote location. The project is managed by an engineer who has earned high-level security credentials and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements if called for.

Stealth Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration checking is an important part of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive intrusion checks without the awareness of your organization's in-house IT resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether existing security defense tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are correctly set up and actively checked. Learn more concerning Progent's stealth security penetration testing support services.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Progent's background in network security solutions includes in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by multiple vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the support of engineers with key networking certifications including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Debugging
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more performance than Cisco's previous firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist you to manage your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to plan, integrate, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite access products provide a full range of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can assist your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit best with your company objectives. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Appliances.

Consulting Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size organizations professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security strategy and choose the right products from a variety of vendors to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your spending restraints.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to address the entire malware attack progression including filtering, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines 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 protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's 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 set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more 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 create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Planning
Any business should develop a carefully thought out security program that incorporates both pre-attack processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that help to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy assists your network security engineers to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and get business functions operational as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's certified information security engineers are available to help your company to run a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and define a company-wide security strategy to establish security processes and controls to minimize ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Qualified System Security Support Assistance
The CISM organization defines the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and support consulting. Progent can provide the support of CISM Premier security consultants to help companies with:

  • Network Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Recovery Planning
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISM Certified IS Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Assistance
CISSP recognizes mastery of an international standard for data security. The American National Standards Institute has awarded certification recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security areas such as:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Systems and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Read more details about Progent's CISSP Qualified Information Security Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier network architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous testing and extensive experience with information security design. The ISSAP certification indicates demonstrated skill in the more complex requirements of information system security architecture within the broader field of IS security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Techniques
  • Telecom and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Cryptography Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security
Learn additional details about Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Support Services.

CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Consulting Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized achievement that signifies mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-certified security audit experts can help your company with:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • IT Enforcement
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Resources
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Get additional information concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Experts
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation engineers offer a variety of risk assessment services such as:

  • Gather information and review documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and business requirements and company standards related to your network to determine their potential influence on your business objectives
  • Point out possible threats for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to make sure your stakeholders understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Match key risk vectors to related operational processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and key stakeholders to ensure they align
Learn the details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Consultants.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Consulting Support
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the skills needed to provide services in critical categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit experts are available to help your business in the areas of:

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

Talk to a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To learn how you can get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or on-premises assistance in Idaho, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Network Support.