Small business computer networks in New Jersey can depend on quick and economical online help from Progent's accredited network security support specialists to fix complex security problems. The cost is reasonable, billing is by the minute, engagement is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that requires the expertise of seasoned security consultants with high-level industry credentials.

If your New Jersey company is far from larger urban areas such as Newark, Jersey City, Paterson,or Elizabeth, help from local qualified security support specialists could be limited when there's a security disaster. This can cause a drop in income for your company, upset customers, idle workers, and distracted executives. By utilizing Progent's online services, you have access to a Certified security engineer ready to provide expertise whenever you need it to get your computer network on line and restore your information.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your efforts to protect your network with support services ranging from network security audits to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent provides economical service to help small and midsize companies to design and manage secure networks powered by Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X operating systems as well as mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google 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 technology of leading data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's security engineers are available remotely or on premises to provide a variety of urgent or project-based computer security services which include:

  • Run automated security audits
  • Recover rapidly after virus and worm attacks
  • Install firewalls from multiple vendors
  • Implement secure solutions for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Install effective software for protection against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a comprehensive security strategy with proactive monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Services
  • Help Develop an effective backup and restore solution centered on Data Protection Manager (DPM) backup/restore technology
If your network has an emergency need for computer security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support.

Progent's consultants offer advanced services in key fields of computer protection that include security assessment, firewall and VPN expertise, and high-level security planning.

Security Audits
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the vulnerability of your existing computer security systems through exhaustive remote automated analysis via sophisticated software tools and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves your company consulting fees and assures an accurate picture of weaknesses. The information your IT organization gains can be used as the foundation of a security strategy that will allow your information system to operate safely and adapt quickly to new threats.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers consulting in the use of security auditing software including MBSA and GFI LANguard for affordably performing a set of programmed system testing checks to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has broad experience with other security analysis tools including NMAP, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react effectively.

Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes, install auditing applications, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are available to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install VPN. Find out more concerning Progent's automated security analysis.

Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory scanning packages intended to enable small companies to get an impartial security evaluation from a qualified security consultant. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs an extensive examination of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to determine the risk to internal threats. Both security inventory packages are configured and run from a secured external site. The process is managed by an engineer who has earned top security credentials and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective remediation if appropriate.

Network Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a key component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's internal IT resources. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly set up and actively checked. Learn more concerning Progent's stealth penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall/VPN Support
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology from a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers with key industry certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more performance than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your existing PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your business to plan, configure, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging services.

Cisco Security and VPN Consulting Expertise
Cisco's network security and remote connection technology represent a complete range of manageable security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align best with your company goals. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Support Services for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Appliances.

Consulting Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and medium size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select the right technologies from multiple vendors to achieve your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight series 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 offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a single 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 allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system 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 endpoint security and Exchange 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). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware solution without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating 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 delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Security Planning
Every business ought to have a carefully thought out security program that incorporates both proactive procedures and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that help to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your IT security personnel to evaluate the damage resulting from a security penetration, repair the system, record the experience, and get business functions restored as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert information security consultants are available to help you to run a complete vulnerability evaluation and define a computer security plan to implement security policies and controls to reduce future attacks and dangers.

CISM Certified Information Security Engineering Expertise
The CISM committee defines the basic competencies and global standards of performance that IT security managers are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide the support of CISM Premier security professionals to help businesses with:

  • Information Security Strategies
  • Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Program Management
  • Network Security Administration
  • Response Management
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Assistance
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has awarded certification recognition in the field of data protection stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your enterprise in a broad range of security fields such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, LAN and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn more details concerning Progent's CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier information system architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification through thorough examination and extensive work with network security architecture. The ISSAP certification represents proven mastery in the most in-depth demands of information security architecture bounded by the wider scope of information security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Techniques
  • Phone System and Network Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Physical Security
Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Professionals.

CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified IS security audit consultants are available to assist your business in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Systems and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Assets
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Engineering Services.

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 ability to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation experts can provide a range of risk identification services such as:

  • Gather data and review documentation to evaluate major vulnerabilities
  • Identify statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and organizational policies associated with your network to assess their potential impact on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your business processes to help in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness program and provide seminars to make sure your stakeholders appreciate IT risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Connect key risk vectors to related operational processes to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Read the details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Consultants.

GIAC Accredited Security Engineering Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in important areas of system, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC security audit experts are available to help your IT organization with:

  • Auditing Security Systems
  • Incident Response
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web-based Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Read more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Contact a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To see how to get in touch with a security consultant for remote or on-premises help in New Jersey, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Computer Support.