Company computer networks in the state of Kansas now have quick and economical remote technical support from Progent's certified network security experts to resolve complex security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are per minute, sign-up is quick, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that requires the services of senior security engineers with top industry certifications.

In case your Kansas office is based far from more populated metropolitan areas like Wichita, Overland Park, Kansas City, or Topeka, the availability of local accredited network security experts may be limited when there's an emergency. This can result in a loss of revenue for your business, angry customers, idle workers, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Premier security engineer ready to provide help whenever you need it to keep your information system operating and salvage your data.

Progent can help you in your initiatives to defend your network with services ranging from network security audits to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Progent offers economical service to help small and midsize companies to design and manage secure networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and defense against e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified professionals are accessible remotely or on site to offer a range of emergency or project-based IT security services such as:

  • Run automated security evaluations
  • Recuperate promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Set up effective firewalls
  • Implement secure solutions for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy effective software for automatic protection against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a company-wide security strategy with 24x7 network monitoring
  • Offer comprehensive Call Center Support
  • Create an effective backup and recovery plan based on Data Protection Manager backup technology
If your network has an emergency need for IT security help, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help.

Progent's engineers provide advanced support in key areas of computer protection including security evaluation, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security planning.

System Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can evaluate the strength of your current computer protection environment by performing comprehensive remote automated testing based on sophisticated utilities and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves your company time and money and assures a detailed picture of security holes. The knowledge your business is provided can form the basis of a security strategy that will permit your network to run safely and react quickly to future threats.

Automated Security Analysis
Progent provides consulting in the use of security evaluation products such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard for economically running a variety of automatic network auditing scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of additional security analysis tools including NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as Metasploit Framework, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively.

Progent can help you build protection into your company operations, configure scanning applications, define and deploy a protected system environment, and recommend policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security consultants are ready to show you how to configure a firewall, design safe remote access to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn more concerning Progent's automated security assessment.

Security Inventory Scanning Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory packages designed to enable small businesses to get an objective security evaluation from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, 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 public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a system scan from a secure computer inside your company firewall to assess your exposure to inside attacks. Both security inventory packages are set up and run from a secured external location. The process is overseen by an engineer who has earned high-level security credentials and who produces a report that summarizes and interprets the information collected by the security scan and suggests practical remediation if called for.

Network Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key part of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform thorough intrusion tests without the knowledge of your company's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event history monitoring are properly configured and consistently checked. Find out additional information about Progent's network security penetration testing support services.

Firewall/VPN Support
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by a variety of vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the services of consultants who have earned important networking certifications including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring powerful new capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to design, integrate, tune, administer and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Support Services
Cisco's network security and offsite access products provide a full line of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can assist your organization to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company goals. Learn more information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Engineering Services for Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Progent offers small and medium size businesses professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a detailed security strategy and choose the right products from a variety of suppliers to support your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit 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 business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Design
Every business should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive procedures and response plans. The pre-attack plan is a collection of mechanisms that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack plan assists your company's IT security engineers to assess the impact resulting from a security penetration, repair the network, record the event, and get business functions running as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's expert IS security engineers are available to assist your company to run a full vulnerability evaluation and define a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and mechanisms to reduce ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Information Security Consulting Assistance
The CISM committee describes the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that information security managers are expected to learn. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have qualified for their CISM credential have the experience and capability to deliver efficient security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM Certified security consultants to help companies with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Response Management
Learn more information about Progent's CISM Information Security Engineering Professionals.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Assistance
CISSP certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. The American National Standards Institute has granted certification recognition in the field of data protection defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your enterprise in a broad range of security fields including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Technology
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Find out more details about Progent's CISSP-certified Network Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified IT architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents demonstrated competence in the most complex requirements of IS security architecture within the broader scope of information security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Criteria
  • BCP and DRP
  • Physical Security
Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-certified information security audit experts are available to help your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Administration
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • IT Support
  • Protecting Information Resources
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out the details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk mitigation experts offer a range of risk identification services such as:

  • Collect data and study documentation to help identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and contractual requirements and company policies related to your information system to determine their possible impact on your business objectives
  • Point out possible threats for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and conduct training to ensure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Match identified risk vectors to your associated operational procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Determine risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
Find out more information about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Accredited Network Security Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional has the knowledge appropriate to provide support in important categories of system, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC network security audit specialists are available to assist your business in the areas of:

Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with a Certified Security Engineer
To find out how to access a certified Progent security engineer for online or onsite expertise in Kansas, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.