Business computer networks inLouisianacan have prompt and economical remote help from Progent's qualified network security experts to resolve complex security issues. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, engagement is fast, and support is world class. Progent also provides assistance for long-term projects that requires the expertise of senior security consultants with top security credentials.
In case yourLouisianasmall business is based away from larger metropolitan neighborhoods includingNew Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Metairie, or Lafayette, contact with nearby certified security engineers is often limited when there's a security disaster. This can result in a drop in revenue for your company, upset customers, unproductive employees, and defocused executives. By contacting Progent's online services, you can get in touch with a Certified security consultant ready to provide assistance whenever you require it to get your information system operating and recover your data.
Progent can assist you at any level in your efforts to protect your network with services that can range from network security audits to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical service to assist companies of any size to design and manage safe networks based on Windows and Cisco products and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile clients with Apple iOS handhelds 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 filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter.
Progent's security consultants are accessible remotely or on premises to provide a variety of emergency or longer-term network security services such as:
If your business has an urgent requirement for computer security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.
- Run thorough network security evaluations
- Recover rapidly after virus and worm attacks
- Configure effective firewalls
- Implement safe methods for offsite and mobile connectivity
- Install effective solutions for automatic protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
- Help create a company-wide security plan with 24x7 network monitoring
- Offer comprehensive Help Desk Call Center Services
- Create a practical data backup and business continuity strategy built around Microsoft DPM backup/restore capability
Progent's security experts offer advanced services in vital areas of network protection including security assessment, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security consulting.
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the strength of your existing computer security implementation through exhaustive remote automated testing based on advanced software tools and tested techniques. Progent's skill in this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers an accurate picture of security holes. The knowledge your company is provided can be used as the foundation of a security plan that can allow your information system to run dependably and react rapidly to future risks.
Automated Security Audits
Progent offers expertise in the application of security testing packages such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard for economically running a variety of programmed system testing scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security analysis products such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools such as SolarWinds, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and react effectively.
Progent can show you how to design security into your company operations, install scanning tools, plan and implement a protected network environment, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are available to help you configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate VPN. Find out more about Progent's automated security assessment.
Security Inventory Service Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory service packages designed to enable small companies to get a professional security evaluation from an accredited security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a comprehensive test of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine possible risks in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a certified security professional executes a network scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to uncover the risk to internal attacks. Both security inventory packages are configured and executed from a secured remote site. The process is directed by an engineer with high-level security accreditations and who generates a document that summarizes and interprets the information collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective remediation if appropriate.
Network Intrusion Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can run thorough penetration checks without the awareness of your organization's in-house network support resources. Unannounced penetration testing shows whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are correctly configured and consistently monitored. Learn more about Progent's stealth security penetration testing consulting.
Firewall and Virtual Private Network Expertise
Progent's background in security solutions includes in-depth familiarity with major firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the support of consultants with important industry accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances 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 PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new installations. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to plan, deploy, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out additional information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower integration and troubleshooting services.
Cisco Network Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's network security and remote access technology provide a full range of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your business objectives. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Appliances.
Consulting Services for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent provides small and medium size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security plan and choose the right technologies from a variety of suppliers to support your security goals while sticking within your spending restraints.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio 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. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including protection, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security companies to provide web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Security Planning
Every business should have a thoroughly considered security program that incorporates both preventive processes and reaction planning. The proactive plan is a set of mechanisms that help to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy helps your company's security personnel to assess the impact caused by an attack, fix the network, document the event, and get the IT network running as quickly as possible.
Progent's expert IT security consultants are available to help you to run a complete risk evaluation and define a company-wide security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to minimize ongoing assaults and threats.
CISM Certified System Security Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the core capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that information security managers are required to master. It gives executive management the confidence that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the background and capability to provide efficient security management and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Premier security consultants to help businesses with:
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- Network Security Governance
- Vulnerability Management
- Network Security Program Management
- Information Security Administration
- Recovery Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Services
CISSP certification denotes expertise with a global standard for network security. The American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of data security under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security fields such as:
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- Security Administration Practices
- Security Architecture and Paradigms
- Access Management Systems and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Physical Security
- Cryptography Mechanisms
- Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier IT architecture professionals are experts who have earned ISSAP status through rigorous examination and significant work with network security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates demonstrated skill in the most challenging demands of information security architecture within the broader scope of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.
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- Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
- Telecom and System Infrastructure Protection
- Cryptography Solutions
- Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Hardware Security
CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit consultants are available to assist your company with:
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- IS Audit Services
- IT Governance
- Systems and Architecture Lifecycle
- Information Technology Support
- Safeguarding Data Resources
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC IT risk management specialists can provide a range of risk identification services such as:
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- Gather information and study documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
- Identify legal, industry, and contractual requirements and company policies related to your information system to determine their possible impact on your business goals
- Point out possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
- Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to make sure your organization appreciate IT risk so they can assist with your risk control program
- Match key risk vectors to related operational procedures to help determine risk responsibility
- Determine risk appetite with executive leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they match
GIAC Certified Security Consulting Services
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional has the skills needed to provide services in important areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC security audit specialists are available to assist your company with:
Talk to a Certified Progent Security Expert
To learn how you can get in touch with a certified security consultant for online or on-premises expertise in Louisiana, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Network Help.