Company networks in the state of Idaho can now get prompt and affordable remote help from Progent's qualified security experts to help with urgent security problems. The cost is competitive, charges are per minute, engagement is immediate, and service is world class. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top industry certifications.

If your Idaho network is based some distance from major metropolitan areas such as Boise City, Pocatello, Idaho Falls, or Lewiston, the availability of nearby qualified security consultants could be problematic when there's a crisis. This could mean a drop in revenue for your business, upset customers, idle employees, and distracted executives. By calling Progent, you have access to a Premier security engineer who can provide help when you have to have it to keep your information system running and salvage your information.

Progent can help you in your efforts to guard your IT environment with support services that can range from network security assessments to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers economical service to help companies of any size to design and maintain safe IT environments based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security experts are available online or in person to offer a variety of emergency or longer-term network security services which include:

  • Run comprehensive network security evaluations
  • Recuperate rapidly after serious security breaches
  • Set up firewalls from multiple vendors
  • Implement safe solutions for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy advanced utilities for automatic defense against spam and DHAs
  • Help create a comprehensive security strategy with 24x7 security monitoring
  • Offer outsourced Help Desk Services
  • Help Develop a practical backup and disaster recovery solution centered on Data Protection Manager (DPM) automated backup technology
If your business has an urgent requirement for IT security help, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help.

Progent's security experts can deliver world-class support in key facets of system protection that include auditing, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Audits
Progent's certified security engineers can evaluate the strength of your current network protection implementation by performing comprehensive remote automated testing via advanced utilities and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this service saves you money and assures a detailed portrayal of weaknesses. The information your business is provided can make up the basis of a security strategy that will permit your network to operate safely and adapt quickly to new risks.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers expertise in the use of security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically performing a variety of programmed network auditing checks to uncover possible security weaknesses. Progent has extensive experience with additional security analysis tools including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as utilities such as Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can help you design security into your company processes, install auditing applications, plan and implement a secure network environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are able to show you how to configure a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Find out additional information about Progent's automated security assessment.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Companies
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory service bundles intended to allow small companies to receive an impartial network security evaluation from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer administers an extensive examination of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to uncover potential risks in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a security expert executes a network scan from an authorized machine within your firewall to assess your exposure to internal attacks. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured remote site. The process is overseen by a consultant with top security accreditations and who generates a document that details and interprets the data captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective improvements if appropriate.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is a key component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your organization's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are properly set up and actively checked. Learn more about Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Solutions
Progent's expertise in security solutions includes extensive familiarity with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products offered by multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the services of engineers who have earned key networking certifications such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Integration and Debugging
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to design, integrate, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read more information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite access products offer a comprehensive range of manageable security solutions to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align best with your business goals. Read additional information about Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Engineering Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and mid-size organizations expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and choose appropriate products from multiple vendors to support your security goals while staying within your spending restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more details 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 allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect data about your IT 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 organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Planning
Every company should develop a thoroughly thought out security program that incorporates both proactive procedures and response planning. The proactive strategy is a collection of procedures designed to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack plan assists your network security engineers to evaluate the damage resulting from a security penetration, repair the damage, record the event, and get the IT network running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's certified IS security engineers are available to assist your business to perform a complete vulnerability assessment and define a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and mechanisms to reduce ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Network Security Support Services
The CISM committee describes the core capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to learn. It gives business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to provide efficient security administration and consulting consulting. Progent offers the services of CISM Premier security professionals to assist companies with:

  • Information Security Governance
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Response Management
Learn more details about Progent's CISM Qualified IS Security Support Professionals.

CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted certification accreditation in the field of information security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide access to 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 areas including:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP-certified Information Security Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified information system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through thorough testing and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the most challenging demands of information security architecture bounded by the wider scope of IS security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Telecom and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • BCP and DRP
  • Site Security
Read more details about Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious qualification that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified network security audit consultants are available to assist your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Systems and Architecture Lifecycle
  • IT Support
  • Protecting Data Assets
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Learn the details concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a business continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk mitigation consultants can provide a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect data and study documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
  • Inventory legal, regulatory, and business mandates and company policies related to your information system to assess their possible impact on your strategic goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to help in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your stakeholders appreciate IS risk so they can assist with your risk control program
  • Connect identified risk scenarios to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive management and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Accredited Information System Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the skills appropriate to deliver services in critical categories of network, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit specialists can help your company with:

  • Auditing Security Systems
  • Security Incident Response
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web-based Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Find out additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Talk to a Progent Security Specialist
To find out how you can access a certified security engineer for online or on-premises help in Idaho, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Computer Support.