Business IT networks in the state ofNorth Dakotacan depend on quick and economical remote access to Progent's certified network security support specialists to assist with the toughest security problems. Rates are affordable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of senior security engineers with top security credentials.
If yourNorth Dakotanetwork is situated away from larger urban neighborhoods such asFargo, Bismark, or Grand Forks, contact with local qualified security professionals may be limited during a crisis. This could mean a drop in productivity for your business, upset customers, unproductive workers, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent, you have access to a Certified security professional ready to provide help when you require it to get your computer network on line and restore your data.
Progent can help you at any level in your initiatives to guard your information system with support that ranges from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides affordable support to assist companies of any size to set up and manage secure networks based on Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iOS handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.
Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's certified professionals are available online or on site to provide a range of emergency or project-based IT security services which include:
If your network has an emergency requirement for computer security help, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help.
- Perform extensive security audits
- Recover quickly after virus and worm attacks
- Configure effective firewalls
- Implement safe methods for offsite and mobile access
- Deploy effective utilities for automatic protection against spam and DHAs
- Help create a comprehensive security strategy with proactive monitoring
- Offer comprehensive Help Desk Support
- Develop an effective network backup and disaster recovery plan centered on Data Protection Manager automated backup technology
Progent's support professionals can deliver advanced support in vital areas of computer protection including auditing, firewalls and VPN, and advanced security consulting.
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the strength of your current computer protection environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced software tools and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company time and money and assures a detailed portrayal of gaps. The information your company gains can form the foundation of a security strategy that can allow your network to operate dependably and adapt quickly to new threats.
Automated Network Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation utilities including Microsoft's MBSA and LANguard from GFI for affordably performing a variety of programmed network auditing scans to uncover possible security weaknesses. Progent has extensive knowledge of other network analysis utilities such as NMAP, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, plus utilities such as Metasploit, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and react appropriately.
Progent can show you how to build security into your company processes, install scanning applications, plan and deploy a protected network architecture, and recommend policies to optimize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security professionals are able to assist you to set up a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and install VPN. Learn more about Progent's automated security audits.
Security Inventory Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory service packages designed to enable small businesses to receive a professional security evaluation from a qualified security specialist. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible weaknesses in the security profile you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a certified security professional executes a system scan from a secure computer inside your firewall to evaluate the risk to internal threats. Both security inventory services are set up and executed from a protected remote site. The project is directed by a consultant with top security accreditations and who generates a report that summarizes and analyzes the data captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective remediation if appropriate.
Network Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is a key part of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration tests without the awareness of your organization's in-house network support resources. Stealth penetration testing shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection alerts and event log analysis are correctly configured and consistently checked. Learn more about Progent's network penetration testing support services.
Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's background in security technology encompasses in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the services of consultants with key industry accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The current ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new installations. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help you to design, configure, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower configuration and debugging support.
Cisco Network Security and VPN Consulting Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products provide a full range of manageable security products to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who can assist your business to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that align best with your company goals. Read additional information about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Appliances.
Support Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to design a detailed security strategy and choose the right products from a variety of vendors to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your budget limits.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight series 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 aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new 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 managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays 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 business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Planning
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive processes and reaction plans. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's network security personnel to assess the impact resulting from an attack, fix the damage, document the event, and get the IT network restored as soon as feasible.
Progent's expert IT security consultants can to assist your company to perform a complete risk assessment and create a network security strategy to implement security processes and controls to minimize future assaults and dangers.
CISM Accredited Network Security Consulting Expertise
The CISM organization defines the basic competencies and global standards of performance that IT security managers are required to learn. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Premier security consultants to assist businesses with:
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- Information Security Strategies
- Vulnerability Analysis
- Network Security Implementation Management
- IS Security Management
- Response Management
CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Support
The CISSP credential recognizes expertise with a worldwide standard for network security. The American National Standards Institute has awarded certification recognition in the area of data security under ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your organization in a broad range of security fields including:
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- Security Administration Procedures
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Management Systems and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Operations Security
- Physical Security
- Data Encryption Technology
- Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified system architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates demonstrated skill in the more challenging requirements of IS security architecture within the wider field of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security such as.
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- Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
- Phone System and Network Security
- Data Encryption Solutions
- Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
- BCP and DRP
- Physical Security
CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Services
The CISA accreditation is a recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit engineers are available to assist your company with:
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- IS Audit Services
- IT Administration
- Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- Information Technology Support
- Protecting Data Resources
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk management specialists offer a range of risk assessment services including:
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- Collect information and study documentation to evaluate major vulnerabilities
- Inventory statutory, regulatory, and business requirements and organizational standards associated with your network to determine their potential influence on your strategic goals
- Point out possible threats for your operational workflows to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
- Create a risk awareness program and provide training to ensure your organization appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
- Connect identified risk vectors to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
- Determine risk appetite with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they align
GIAC Certified Network Security Consulting Support
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the skills necessary to provide services in vital areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified IS security audit specialists are available to assist your IT organization in the areas of:
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- Auditing Security Systems
- Incident Handling
- Traffic Analysis
- Web-based Services Security
- SIEM solutions
Talk to a Certified Security Specialist
To see how to contact a certified Progent security engineer for online or onsite assistance in North Dakota, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Help.