Small business information networks in the state of Indiana can depend on fast and affordable remote help from Progent's accredited network security consultants to fix complex security problems. Rates are competitive, billing is per minute, engagement is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for long-term engagements that demand the knowledge of seasoned security consultants with top security credentials.

If your Indiana network is located away from larger metropolitan areas such as Fort Wayne, Gary, Evansville, or South Bend, help from local certified network security professionals could be problematic when there's an emergency. This can cause a loss of income for your business, upset customers, idle employees, and defocused management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you have access to a Premier security engineer ready to provide help whenever you have to have it to keep your network on line and restore your information.

Progent can assist you at any level in your initiatives to guard your network with support that can range from network security checks to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides economical service to help small and midsize companies to design and manage secure IT environments based on Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized management and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified experts are accessible online or in person to offer a range of urgent or longer-term computer security services such as:

If your company has an immediate need for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help.

Progent's support professionals provide advanced support in vital facets of computer protection including security evaluation, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing computer protection environment through comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated utilities and proven procedures. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers a detailed portrayal of system vulnerability. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can be used as the foundation of a network protection strategy that will permit your information system to run safely and adapt quickly to new risks.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers consulting in the application of security testing software including Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for affordably performing a set of automatic network testing scans to uncover possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive experience with other security auditing products such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus utilities such as Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company operations, configure scanning tools, plan and deploy a secure system environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are available to show you how to configure a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Learn more about Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation bundles intended to enable small businesses to get an independent network security assessment from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs an extensive examination of your network from beyond your firewall to determine possible risks in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer executes a network scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to evaluate your exposure to internal attacks. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a secured remote location. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a document that summarizes and analyzes the data collected by the security scan and proposes practical remediation if appropriate.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is an important component of any serious network security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive intrusion checks without the awareness of your organization's in-house IT staff. Unannounced penetration testing uncovers whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly set up and consistently monitored. Learn additional information about Progent's stealth security penetration testing support services.

Firewalls and VPN Solutions
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses extensive familiarity with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products from a variety of companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the services of consultants with key industry accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer 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 line of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist you to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your organization to plan, deploy, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See additional details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and VPN Consulting Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite connection products represent a complete range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your business goals. Find out more details concerning Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and medium size businesses expert support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can help you create a detailed security plan and select appropriate products from multiple suppliers to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 leading data security companies to provide web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Learn 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 capture, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Design
Any business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both pre-attack procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of mechanisms designed to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy assists your security personnel to evaluate the impact resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the experience, and get the IT network running as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert information security engineers can to help you to perform a complete risk evaluation and create a computer security plan to implement security policies and mechanisms to minimize ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Security Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee describes the core competencies and global standards of skill that information security managers are required to learn. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM credential possess the background and capability to deliver effective security management and support services. Progent offers the support of CISM Certified security professionals to help businesses with:

  • Information Security Governance
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Response Management
Learn more information concerning Progent's CISM Accredited Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Services
CISSP denotes mastery of a worldwide standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted certification accreditation in the field of information security defined by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security consultants who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your business in a broad range of security areas including:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Cybersecurity Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Engineering Services
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through thorough examination and significant work with network security architecture. The ISSAP credential indicates demonstrated competence in the more complex requirements of information security architecture bounded by the wider field of IS security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecom and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hardware Security
Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Support Services.

CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified information security audit engineers can help your company in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • IT Governance
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Protecting Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Learn more information concerning Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Consulting Support.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation consultants can provide a variety of risk evaluation services including:

  • Gather data and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and business mandates and company standards associated with your information system to determine their potential impact on your business objectives
  • Point out potential vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide training to ensure your organization understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Connect identified risk vectors to your associated operational processes to help determine risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to ensure they align
Get additional details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Experts.

GIAC Certified Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide support in key categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified IS security audit specialists are available to assist your company in the areas of:

Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Talk to a Certified Security Specialist
To learn how you can get in touch with a certified security engineer for remote or onsite support in Indiana, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Help.