Small business computer networks in Nebraska can depend on quick and economical online technical support from Progent's qualified network security support specialists to fix urgent security problems. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and service is world class. Progent also offers help for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.

In case your Nebraska small business is located outside of major urban areas such as Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, or Grand Island, contact with nearby accredited network security support specialists could be limited when there's an emergency. This can result in a loss of income for your business, upset clients, idle workers, and defocused management. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a Premier security engineer who can offer expertise whenever you need it to get your network on line and restore your data.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to protect your information system with services ranging from security checks to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers affordable service to help small and midsize companies to configure and manage safe networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers running UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile clients with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the technology of leading data security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The local gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified consultants are available remotely or in person to provide a variety of emergency or longer-term computer security services such as:

If your business has an urgent need for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help.

Progent's support professionals offer world-class services in vital facets of computer protection including auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security planning.

System Security Assessment
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the effectiveness of your current network security environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis via sophisticated utilities and tested techniques. Progent's skill in this service saves you time and money and assures a detailed picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your company is provided can make up the basis of a network protection strategy that can permit your information system to run safely and adapt quickly to future risks.

Automated Security Audits
Progent provides consulting in the use of security analysis software including MBSA and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably performing a set of automatic network testing checks to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad knowledge of additional network analysis products such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, plus utilities like Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to build security into your business processes, configure scanning software, plan and implement a protected system environment, and suggest procedures to maximize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are available to help you set up a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate VPN. Find out more about Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory scanning bundles intended to enable small companies to receive a professional security assessment from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs an extensive examination of your network from beyond your company firewall to determine possible risks in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer runs a system scan from a secure computer inside your company firewall to assess your exposure to internal threats. Both security inventory services are configured and run from a secured remote site. The project is managed by a consultant with high-level security credentials and who generates a report that details and interprets the data collected by the security scan and suggests practical remediation if appropriate.

Stealth Security Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any successful IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run thorough intrusion checks without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are correctly configured and actively monitored. Find out more concerning Progent's network penetration analysis support services.

Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in network security solutions includes extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of engineers with important industry certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Configuration and Debugging
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new installations. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help your company to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to plan, integrate, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Security and VPN Consulting Services
Cisco's security and offsite access products provide a full line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your company goals. Read additional information about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.

Consulting Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent offers small and mid-size companies expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security strategy and select the right products from multiple vendors to achieve your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations 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 Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you 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 potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of critical data, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email 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 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 applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Design
Every business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack processes and response planning. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps designed to reduce security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your security engineers to evaluate the impact caused by an attack, repair the system, record the event, and get business functions restored as soon as feasible.

Progent's expert information security consultants are available to help your business to perform a full vulnerability assessment and define a network security strategy to establish security processes and controls to mitigate future attacks and dangers.

CISM Accredited Information Security Support Services
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the basic competencies and international standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. It gives executive management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the background and knowledge to deliver effective security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the support of CISM Certified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • Information Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Response Planning
Read additional information about Progent's CISM Network Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Assistance
The CISSP credential denotes expertise with an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the area of data protection under ISO 17024. Progent can provide access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your enterprise in a broad range of security fields including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Data Encryption Technology
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP Qualified Network Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier IT architecture professionals are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and extensive experience with network security design. The ISSAP credential indicates proven skill in the more complex requirements of information system security architecture within the wider scope of information system security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Telecom and Network Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Physical Security
Find out more information about Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit specialists can help your business with:

  • IS Audit Services
  • IT Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Learn additional information about Progent's CISA Accredited IS Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a business continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation consultants offer a range of risk assessment services such as:

  • Gather data and study documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, industry, and contractual requirements and company standards associated with your information system to assess their possible influence on your business goals
  • Identify potential vulnerabilities for your operational workflows to help in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to ensure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Match key risk vectors to related business procedures to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive leadership and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC Risk Management Consultants.

GIAC Qualified Security Consulting Support
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that an accredited professional has the skills necessary to provide support in critical categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified information security audit specialists can help your IT organization with:

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

Talk to a Progent Security Specialist
To see how you can contact a security consultant for remote or on-premises help in Nebraska, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Help.