Business information networks in the state of Pennsylvania can depend on fast and affordable remote access to Progent's accredited security engineers to help with urgent security issues. Rates are competitive, charges are per minute, sign-up is quick, and service is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for long-term engagements that requires the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top industry certifications.

In case your Pennsylvania business is located away from more populated metropolitan areas like Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, or Erie, support from local qualified security professionals is often limited when you have a security disaster. This could mean lost income for your business, angry clients, idle workers, and defocused management. By calling Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Certified security consultant who can offer expertise when you require it to keep your computer network operating and recover your information.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to protect your network with support services ranging from network security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent offers economical service to help companies of any size to configure and maintain secure IT environments based on Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux operating systems as well as mobile 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 attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, 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 network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified experts are accessible remotely or on premises to offer a range of emergency or project-based computer security services which include:

If your company has an emergency need for computer security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help.

Progent's engineers offer advanced support in key fields of network security including security evaluation, firewall and VPN expertise, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Assessment
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the effectiveness of your current computer security environment through comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated software tools and tested procedures. Progent's experience in administering this service saves your company money and offers an objective picture of weaknesses. The information your business gains can form the basis of a security plan that can permit your information system to operate safely and react rapidly to future risks.

Automated Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent offers consulting in the use of security evaluation software including Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard NSS for economically running a set of programmed system testing scans to identify potential security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional security analysis utilities including NMAP, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, plus tools like SolarWinds, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand testing reports and respond effectively.

Progent can help you build protection into your business processes, install scanning tools, plan and implement a protected network environment, and suggest procedures to maximize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are available to show you how to set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and install VPN. Find out more about Progent's automated security analysis.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small businesses to get an objective security evaluation from an accredited security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs an extensive test of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a network scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to internal assaults. Both security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured remote location. The project is directed by a consultant who has earned top security accreditations and who generates a document that summarizes and analyzes the data captured by the scan and suggests cost-effective improvements where called for.

Stealth Intrusion Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key part of any comprehensive IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run thorough penetration tests without the awareness of your company's in-house IT staff. Stealth penetration testing shows whether existing security defense tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and consistently monitored. Find out more concerning Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's expertise in security solutions encompasses extensive familiarity with major firewalls and VPN technology from multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the support of engineers who have earned important industry accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Integration and Debugging
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more value than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new deployments. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most popular network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade to 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 assist you to design, configure, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's network security and remote connection products offer a full line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who are able to assist your company to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company objectives. Read additional details about Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security strategy and choose appropriate products from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight series 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 aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. 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 Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and protect information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Design
Any business ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack procedures and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of procedures intended to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy helps your security personnel to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, fix the system, record the experience, and get business functions running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's certified IS security engineers can to assist your business to run a complete vulnerability assessment and create a network security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Qualified Information Security Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee describes the core competencies and international standards of skill that IT security managers are required to learn. It provides business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the background and capability to deliver effective security management and support services. Progent can provide the expertise of CISM Certified security consultants to help businesses with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Management
  • IS Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Response Management
Find out more details concerning Progent's CISM Accredited IS Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Assistance
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the area of data protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out more details concerning Progent's CISSP Accredited Information Security Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier system architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and extensive work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the more complex demands of information security architecture within the broader scope of information system security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Security
  • Cryptography Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Hardware Security
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA IS security audit engineers can help your IT organization in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn more details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation engineers can provide a variety of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect information and study documentation to identify significant vulnerabilities
  • Inventory statutory, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational policies associated with your information system to assess their potential influence on your business goals
  • Point out potential threats for your business processes to help in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to make sure your stakeholders appreciate information system risk so they can assist with your risk management process
  • Match identified risk vectors to related operational processes to help assign risk responsibility
  • Determine risk appetite with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Read additional information concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Accredited IS Security Engineering Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in vital categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified security audit engineers are available to assist your company in the areas of:

Learn more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with a Progent Security Specialist
To see how you can contact a Progent security engineer for online or onsite assistance in Pennsylvania, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.