Company information networks in the state of Kansas can now get quick and economical online technical support from Progent's certified security consultants to assist with the toughest security problems. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also offers help for complex projects that demand the services of seasoned security consultants with high-level industry credentials.

If your Kansas company is situated some distance from more populated metropolitan neighborhoods including Wichita, Overland Park, Kansas City, or Topeka, help from nearby qualified network security experts is often limited when there's a crisis. This can result in a loss of income for your business, angry clients, idle employees, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent's online services, you have access to a Certified security professional who can provide help whenever you have to have it to get your system operating and recover your information.

Progent can help you in your efforts to protect your network with support ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Progent offers economical support to assist businesses of all sizes to set up and manage protected IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers running UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms as well as mobile clients with Apple iOS handhelds or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and defense against email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the technology of top data security vendors 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 device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's security consultants are accessible online or on premises to offer a variety of urgent or project-based IT security services which include:

  • Perform automated security evaluations
  • Recover rapidly after attacks
  • Set up firewalls from multiple vendors
  • Configure secure methods for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy effective software for defense against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Help create a comprehensive security plan with proactive monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Help Desk Call Center Services
  • Help Develop a practical data backup and business continuity strategy based on Data Protection Manager backup/restore technology
If your network has an emergency requirement for computer security help, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support.

Progent's security experts can deliver world-class services in vital fields of system security including auditing, firewalls and VPN, and advanced security planning.

Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing network security implementation by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company money and assures a detailed portrayal of security holes. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the foundation of a network protection strategy that can permit your information system to run safely and react rapidly to new threats.

Automated Network Security Audits
Progent provides consulting in the application of security auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and LANguard from GFI for affordably running a set of automatic network auditing scans to uncover potential security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional security analysis tools including NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus utilities like Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes, install scanning tools, plan and deploy a protected network architecture, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure remote access to email and business applications, and install VPN. Learn more on Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory scanning bundles intended to enable small companies to get an impartial network security assessment from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer administers a comprehensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible risks in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a system scan from a secure computer within your firewall to assess the risk to inside attacks. Both security inventory services are configured and run 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 scan and proposes practical improvements where called for.

Stealth Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration checks without the awareness of your organization's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security monitoring systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly configured and actively checked. Find out additional information concerning Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.

Firewall/VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in security solutions includes in-depth field work with leading firewalls and VPN technology offered by multiple vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the services of engineers with key industry accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most popular network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can assist you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade 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 you to design, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions based on 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 Network Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's network security and remote access products represent a full 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 VPN concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit best with your company objectives. Learn more details concerning Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and Virtual Private Network Products.

Consulting Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and choose the right technologies from a variety of vendors to achieve your security objectives while staying within your budget restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects 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) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of vital data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, 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 virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Learn 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 and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and protect information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Planning
Any business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive procedures and response planning. The proactive plan is a set of mechanisms that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your network security personnel to assess the impact resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's expert IT security consultants are available to assist you to run a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and create a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and controls to mitigate future attacks and dangers.

CISM Certified Network Security Engineering Services
The CISM organization describes the core competencies and international standards of skill that information security professionals are expected to master. It gives business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM Premier security professionals to help businesses with:

  • Information Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Information Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Recovery Planning
Find out additional information about Progent's CISM Certified Network Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Assistance
CISSP recognizes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the field of data protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your business in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Systems and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Find out additional information about Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier IT architecture professionals are experts who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the most complex demands of information system security architecture bounded by the broader scope of IS security knowledge needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Analysis and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security
Learn more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Support Professionals.

CISA Qualified Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious achievement that represents expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-certified network security audit experts are available to help your IT organization with:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Network Assets and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Learn additional information about Progent's CISA Certified IS Security Auditing Consulting Support.

CRISC Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation specialists can provide a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect data and study documentation to identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational policies related to your network to assess their possible impact on your strategic goals
  • Identify possible threats for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and provide seminars to make sure your organization understand IT risk so they can contribute to your risk control program
  • Match identified risk vectors to your associated business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Determine risk tolerance with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Learn additional details about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Certified Network Security Engineering Assistance
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional has the skills necessary to deliver services in key categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC network security audit experts are available to assist your business in the areas of:

Learn more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Certified Security Engineer
To learn how to access a certified security consultant for remote or on-premises support in Kansas, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Network Help.