Small business computer networks inNorth Dakotacan depend on fast and economical online technical support from Progent's certified network security consultants to resolve critical security problems. The cost is affordable, charges are per minute, sign-up is fast, and support is world class. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the services of senior security consultants with top industry certifications.
If yourNorth Dakotacompany is situated outside of major metropolitan neighborhoods includingFargo, Bismark, or Grand Forks, support from nearby accredited security professionals is often limited during an urgent situation. This could mean a drop in revenue for your company, angry customers, unproductive employees, and defocused management. By calling Progent's online services, you have access to a Certified security consultant ready to offer assistance whenever you require it to keep your information system operating and restore your data.
Progent can assist you at any level in your efforts to guard your information system with support services that can range from network security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent offers affordable support to help businesses of all sizes to design and manage protected networks based on Windows and Cisco products and that may include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems plus mobile clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.
Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The local gateway can also enable Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's security engineers are available remotely or on site to provide a range of urgent or project-based IT security services such as:
If your business has an emergency requirement for IT security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help.
Progent's consultants can deliver advanced support in key fields of system security including security evaluation, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security consulting.
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the strength of your current computer security systems through exhaustive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves you consulting fees and offers an objective picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your business is provided can be used as the basis of a network protection plan that will allow your information system to operate safely and react quickly to future threats.
Automated Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent provides consulting in the use of security evaluation software including MBSA and LANguard from GFI for affordably performing a set of programmed system testing scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of other network analysis utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and respond effectively.
Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes, install scanning tools, define and implement a protected network architecture, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you set up a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's automated security evaluation.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory packages designed to allow small companies to get an objective network security evaluation from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs an extensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine possible risks in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a system scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to uncover vulnerabilities to inside threats. The two security inventory packages are configured and run from a secured remote location. The project is directed by a consultant with high-level security accreditations and who generates a report that details and analyzes the information captured by the scan and suggests cost-effective remediation where appropriate.
Network Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is a key part of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can perform thorough penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's internal network support staff. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event log monitoring are properly configured and actively checked. Find out additional information concerning Progent's network security penetration analysis support services.
Progent's expertise in network security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and VPN products from a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the services of consultants with 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 Integration and Debugging
The new ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more performance than Cisco's previous firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new deployments. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist you to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more details about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite access products represent a comprehensive line of manageable security products to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to help your company to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit best with your company objectives. Read additional details about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Products.
Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security plan and select the right technologies from a variety of suppliers to support your security objectives while staying within your spending limits.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line 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: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the complete threat progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer 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 email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Certified Security Consulting
Every company should develop a carefully considered security program that includes both pre-attack procedures and reaction planning. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of mechanisms intended to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's IT security personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, fix the system, record the experience, and get business functions operational as soon as possible.
Progent's certified IS security engineers can to help your company to run a comprehensive risk assessment and create a company-wide security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and threats.
CISM Qualified Security Support Expertise
The CISM committee defines the core capabilities and international standards of performance that information security managers are required to master. It gives business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM credential have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Premier security consultants to assist companies with:
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- IS Security Governance
- Risk Analysis
- IS Security Program Management
- Network Security Management
- Recovery Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Services
The CISSP credential denotes expertise with an international standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the area of information security defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your enterprise in a variety security areas including:
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- Security Management Procedures
- Security Architecture and Models
- Access Management Solutions and Processes
- Software Development Security
- Operations Security
- Physical Security
- Data Encryption Technology
- Telecom, Network and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier information system architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP status through rigorous testing and extensive work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the more in-depth demands of information system security architecture within the broader field of information system security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.
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- Access Management Mechanisms and Techniques
- Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Protection
- Data Encryption Options
- Needs Analysis and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Hardware Security
CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The CISA accreditation is an important achievement that signifies mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-certified IS security audit consultants can help your IT organization with:
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- Information Systems Audit Services
- Information Technology Governance
- Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
- IT Service Delivery
- Safeguarding Information Resources
- Business Continuity Planning
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and execute a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk mitigation experts offer a variety of risk assessment services such as:
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- Gather information and study documentation to evaluate major vulnerabilities
- Identify statutory, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational policies related to your information system to assess their potential impact on your business objectives
- Point out possible vulnerabilities for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
- Create a risk awareness program and provide seminars to make sure your organization understand IS risk so they can contribute to your risk control process
- Match identified risk vectors to related operational processes to help determine risk ownership
- Validate risk tolerance with executive management and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
GIAC Qualified Information System Security Engineering Services
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of network security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the skills necessary to provide support in key categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC information security audit engineers can assist your business in the areas of:
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To find out how to contact a Progent security consultant for online or on-premises help in North Dakota, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Network Help.