Business computer networks in Nevada can now get prompt and economical remote access to Progent's certified security experts to assist with urgent security problems. Rates are competitive, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also offers assistance for long-term engagements that demand the knowledge of senior security engineers with top industry credentials.

In case your Nevada office is based far from larger metropolitan neighborhoods like Las Vegas, Henderson, Paradise, or Reno, the availability of nearby qualified network security experts is often limited during an urgent situation. This can cause lost productivity for your business, angry customers, idle workers, and distracted management. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a Certified security consultant ready to deliver expertise whenever you need it to keep your system on line and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in all your initiatives to defend your IT environment with support services that can range from security checks to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides affordable service to help businesses of all sizes to design and maintain protected networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified experts are available online or on site to provide a range of emergency or project-based network security services including:

  • Run comprehensive security evaluations
  • Recover promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Install and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Implement secure techniques for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Install advanced software for protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a company-wide security plan with proactive monitoring
  • Offer comprehensive Call Center Services
  • Help Develop an effective network backup and business continuity strategy centered on System Center Data Protection Manager backup/restore capability
If your business has an emergency requirement for IT security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help.

Progent's support professionals offer world-class support in key fields of system security including analysis, firewalls and VPN, and advanced security consulting.

System Security Assessment
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the vulnerability of your current computer security systems by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis based on advanced utilities and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers an objective picture of gaps. The information your IT organization gains can form the basis of a security strategy that will allow your network to run safely and react quickly to new threats.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers expertise in the application of security analysis utilities including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard for economically performing a set of programmed network auditing scans to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive knowledge of other network auditing products including NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, as well as tools such as Metasploit, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and respond effectively.

Progent can help you design security into your business processes, install auditing tools, define and implement a secure system environment, and recommend policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security engineers are available to assist you to configure a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Learn additional information on Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small companies to receive an impartial security assessment from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer administers an extensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a network scan from a secure machine inside your company firewall to determine the risk to inside assaults. The two security inventory packages are configured and executed from a secured remote location. The project is managed by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who produces a report that summarizes and analyzes the information captured by the security scan and suggests practical remediation if appropriate.

Stealth Intrusion Testing Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is a key component of any serious network security strategy. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive penetration tests without the awareness of your company's internal IT staff. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are correctly set up and consistently monitored. Learn more concerning Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's expertise in network security technology includes extensive familiarity with major firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the services of consultants who have earned key networking accreditations 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 current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help you to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist you to design, configure, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and remote connection products represent a complete line of manageable security products to help safeguard your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Find out additional details about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Products
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and VPN security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security plan and select the right products from multiple vendors to support your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of network monitoring and management services is intended 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: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables fast recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS 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 storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

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 infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn more 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 information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Planning
Every company should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of mechanisms that help to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan assists your company's security engineers to evaluate the damage caused by a security penetration, repair the network, record the experience, and get the IT network restored as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's certified IT security engineers are available to help your company to run a complete risk evaluation and define a computer security strategy to implement security processes and controls to mitigate ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Qualified Information Security Consulting Expertise
The CISM committee defines the core capabilities and global standards of performance that IT security professionals are required to master. It gives business management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security management and support consulting. Progent offers the services of CISM Premier security professionals to help companies with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Network Security Implementation Management
  • Network Security Management
  • Recovery Planning
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISM Qualified Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Support
CISSP denotes mastery of a global standard for network security. ANSI has awarded the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information protection under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security professionals who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your organization in a variety security areas including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Data Encryption Technology
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Read more information about Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified system architecture professionals are consultants who have earned ISSAP status through rigorous examination and extensive experience with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates demonstrated mastery in the more challenging requirements of information system security architecture within the broader scope of IS security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Control Systems and Techniques
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Cryptography Options
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Criteria
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security
Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The CISA credential is a globally recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates pass an extensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-certified information security audit experts are available to help your business in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • IT Governance
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn more details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Consulting Services.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC network risk management specialists offer a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to help identify major risk scenarios
  • Inventory statutory, regulatory, and business requirements and company policies associated with your information system to determine their possible influence on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential vulnerabilities for your operational processes to help in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and provide training to ensure your stakeholders appreciate IS risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Match key risk vectors to related operational procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive management and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Get more information concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Experts.

GIAC Accredited Information System Security Engineering Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to deliver services in vital areas of system, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC information security audit engineers can assist your business with:

Learn additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact a Progent Security Expert
To find out how to get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or onsite assistance in Nevada, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Help.