Small business information networks inSouth Carolinacan have fast and affordable online access to Progent's accredited network security consultants to assist with urgent security issues. The cost is affordable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of senior security consultants with top industry credentials.
If yourSouth Carolinaorganization is based away from more populated urban neighborhoods includingColumbia, Charleston, Rock Hill, or Greenville, support from nearby certified network security experts could be limited during a security disaster. This could mean a drop in income for your company, angry clients, idle employees, and distracted management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you have access to a Premier security engineer ready to provide assistance when you have to have it to keep your system operating and salvage your data.
Progent can help you at any level in your initiatives to protect your network with services that can range from security checks to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides economical support to help companies of any size to configure and maintain safe networks based on Windows and Cisco technology and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as BYOD users with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.
Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent's security experts are accessible remotely or on premises to offer a variety of emergency or project-based computer security services such as:
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Progent's support professionals can deliver advanced services in vital fields of computer security including security assessment, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security planning.
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the vulnerability of your existing network protection implementation by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and proven procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves your company time and money and offers a detailed portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can be used as the foundation of a network protection strategy that can allow your information system to run dependably and respond rapidly to future risks.
Automated Vulnerability Analysis
Progent offers consulting in the use of security auditing software such as MBSA and GFI LANguard for economically performing a set of automatic network auditing checks to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional network auditing products such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools such as Metasploit, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and respond effectively.
Progent can show you how to build security into your company operations, configure scanning software, plan and deploy a protected system environment, and suggest policies to optimize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are able to help you configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install VPN. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network security assessment.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory packages intended to enable small businesses to receive an objective network security evaluation from an accredited security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers a comprehensive examination of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a system scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to determine the risk to inside assaults. The two security inventory packages are set up and executed from a secured external location. The project is directed by an engineer with top security accreditations and who produces a report that summarizes and analyzes the data captured by the security scan and proposes practical improvements if called for.
Network Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is a key component of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run extensive penetration checks without the awareness of your organization's in-house network support staff. Unannounced penetration testing uncovers whether current security monitoring systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly set up and consistently checked. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network penetration testing consulting.
Progent's background in network security technology includes extensive field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology from multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the support of consultants with key networking certifications such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can assist you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to design, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn additional details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite access products provide a complete line of manageable security products to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to help your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your company objectives. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security and VPN Appliances.
Consulting Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security strategy and choose appropriate products from multiple vendors to support your security goals while staying within your spending restraints.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight line of network monitoring and 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 available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time 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 Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your business-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 deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more information, see 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 business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to half of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as 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, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Planning
Any business ought to have a thoroughly thought out security program that includes both pre-attack procedures and reaction planning. The proactive strategy is a collection of procedures intended to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan helps your company's security personnel to assess the impact resulting from a security penetration, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions restored as rapidly as feasible.
Progent's expert IT security consultants are available to help you to run a full vulnerability assessment and create a network security plan to implement security processes and controls to reduce future attacks and dangers.
CISM Certified Network Security Support Assistance
The CISM committee describes the core competencies and worldwide standards of skill that information security managers are expected to learn. It provides executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to deliver effective security administration and consulting consulting. Progent can provide the services of CISM Certified security consultants to assist companies with:
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- Information Security Processes
- Vulnerability Management
- Network Security Program Management
- IS Security Administration
- Response Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Support
CISSP certification denotes expertise with an international standard for information security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded the CISSP credential recognition in the field of information security under ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your business in a broad range of security areas including:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Control Systems and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Physical Security
- Encryption/Decryption Technology
- Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier information system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through rigorous testing and significant work with network security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents demonstrated mastery in the most complex demands of IS security architecture bounded by the wider field of information system security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture including.
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- Access Control Mechanisms and Techniques
- Telecom and Network Infrastructure Security
- Data Encryption Solutions
- Requirements Analysis and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important qualification that indicates mastery in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA network security audit consultants are available to help your company in the areas of:
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- Information Systems Audit Services
- IT Enforcement
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- Information Technology Support
- Protecting Data Assets
- Business Continuity Preparedness
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk management experts offer a range of risk evaluation services including:
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- Collect information and review documentation to identify significant vulnerabilities
- Inventory statutory, industry, and business requirements and company standards associated with your information system to determine their potential impact on your strategic goals
- Point out possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to help in evaluating your corporate risk
- Develop a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to ensure your organization understand IS risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Connect identified risk scenarios to related business processes to help determine risk responsibility
- Validate risk appetite with your senior management and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
GIAC Certified Network Security Engineering Services
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in key categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit experts are available to assist your company in the areas of:
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To see how you can get in touch with a certified security consultant for online or onsite assistance in South Carolina, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Support.