Business IT networks inLouisiananow have fast and economical online access to Progent's qualified network security consultants to assist with the toughest security problems. The cost is reasonable, billing is per minute, engagement is immediate, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides assistance for complex projects that demand the knowledge of senior security consultants with top security certifications.
In case yourLouisianaoffice is away from major metropolitan neighborhoods includingNew Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Metairie, or Lafayette, contact with nearby accredited security professionals may be limited when you have a security disaster. This could mean a loss of productivity for your company, angry customers, unproductive workers, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a Premier security professional ready to deliver expertise whenever you require it to keep your computer network running and recover your information.
Progent can assist you in your efforts to protect your information system with services that can range from security checks to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent provides economical service to help small and midsize companies to set up and manage secure IT environments based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers running UNIX or Linux platforms plus BYOD users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.
Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and defense against e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter.
Progent's certified professionals are accessible online or on site to offer a variety of emergency or project-based computer security services including:
If your network has an emergency requirement for IT security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help.
Progent's engineers provide world-class support in key fields of system security that include analysis, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security planning.
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing computer security implementation by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves your company money and offers an objective picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your business gains can form the basis of a security plan that can permit your information system to operate dependably and adapt quickly to future risks.
Automated Network Security Analysis
Progent offers consulting in the use of security evaluation utilities such as MBSA and LANguard from GFI for economically performing a variety of automatic system testing checks to identify potential security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of other network auditing utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react appropriately.
Progent can help you build protection into your company processes, install scanning applications, plan and deploy a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security professionals are able to help you set up a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more about Progent's automated security assessment.
Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory packages designed to enable small businesses to get an impartial security assessment from an accredited security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a comprehensive examination of your network from outside your company firewall to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a certified security professional executes a network scan from an authorized machine inside your firewall to evaluate your exposure to internal assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and run from a secured remote location. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who generates a report that details and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes practical remediation where appropriate.
Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is an important part of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can perform thorough intrusion checks without the knowledge of your company's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether existing security defense tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event history monitoring are correctly configured and actively checked. Learn additional information on Progent's network security penetration testing consulting.
Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in security solutions encompasses extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the services of consultants with important networking certifications such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new installations. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to design, configure, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out additional details about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting support.
Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Support Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite access products represent a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who are able to assist your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit best with your company goals. Find out additional information about Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and Virtual Private Network Products.
Engineering Services for Other Firewall and VPN Products
Progent provides small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and select appropriate technologies from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while staying within your budget restraints.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight 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 organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing 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 associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Certified Network Security Planning
Any company ought to have a carefully thought out security program that incorporates both pre-attack processes and reaction plans. The pre-attack plan is a collection of mechanisms designed to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy helps your company's IT security engineers to assess the impact caused by an attack, repair the network, record the experience, and get business functions running as soon as feasible.
Progent's expert IS security engineers can to help your company to perform a comprehensive risk evaluation and define a network security strategy to establish security policies and controls to reduce future assaults and dangers.
CISM Certified Security Support Services
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that IT security managers are required to learn. It gives executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security management and support services. Progent can provide the services of CISM Premier security professionals to assist businesses with:
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Certified Network Security Engineering Services.
- Information Security Processes
- Vulnerability Analysis
- IS Security Program Management
- Network Security Administration
- Response Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Support
CISSP certification recognizes expertise with a global standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted certification recognition in the area of data security under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your organization in a variety security fields such as:
Read additional information about Progent's CISSP Cybersecurity Consulting Expertise.
- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Management Solutions and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Operations Security
- Site Security
- Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
- Telecom, Network and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through thorough examination and significant work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates proven competence in the most in-depth demands of information security architecture bounded by the broader field of IS security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your business with all phases of architecture security including.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Engineering Expertise.
- Access Management Systems and Methodologies
- Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Protection
- Data Encryption Options
- Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
- BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning
- Physical Security
CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized achievement that indicates mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an extensive test given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-certified security audit specialists can assist your IT organization in the areas of:
Learn more information about Progent's CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.
- Information Systems Audit Process
- Information Technology Enforcement
- Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
- IT Support
- Safeguarding Data Resources
- Business Continuity Planning
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk mitigation engineers offer a range of risk identification services such as:
Get additional information concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.
- Gather information and review documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
- Identify legal, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational standards related to your network to determine their possible impact on your business objectives
- Point out potential threats for your business processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
- Create a risk awareness program and provide training to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Connect key risk vectors to related operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
- Determine risk tolerance with your senior management and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
GIAC Certified Network Security Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in key areas of system, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit engineers can help your company with:
Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
- Auditing Networks
- Security Incident Handling
- Intrusion Detection
- Web-based Services Security
- SIEM solutions
Get in Touch with a Certified Security Engineer
To see how you can contact a certified security consultant for online or on-premises support in Louisiana, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Help.