Business IT networks in Arkansas can now get prompt and economical remote help from Progent's certified network security experts to resolve urgent security problems. The cost is competitive, charges are per minute, sign-up is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for long-term engagements that requires the knowledge of senior security consultants with high-level security credentials.

If your Arkansas company is based outside of major metropolitan neighborhoods including Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville, the availability of nearby certified network security engineers is often limited during an urgent situation. This can cause a drop in income for your business, upset customers, idle workers, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent's online services, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer ready to provide assistance when you need it to get your computer network on line and recover your information.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to guard your IT environment with support ranging from network security checks to developing a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides affordable support to help small and midsize companies to set up and manage safe networks powered by Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's certified experts are available remotely or on site to provide a variety of emergency or longer-term computer security services such as:

  • Run extensive network security audits
  • Recover promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Set up hardware and software firewalls
  • Implement secure methods for offsite and mobile access
  • Deploy advanced software for automatic defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Help create a company-wide security plan with round-the-clock monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Help Desk Call Center Support
  • Help Develop a practical data backup and restore plan built around Microsoft DPM fault-tolerant technology
If your network has an urgent need for computer security support, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support.

Progent's security experts provide world-class services in vital areas of network protection including auditing, firewall and VPN expertise, and high-level security consulting.

System Evaluation
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the effectiveness of your existing computer protection implementation by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this service saves your company money and offers an objective picture of gaps. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the basis of a security strategy that will permit your network to operate dependably and respond rapidly to future risks.

Automated Network Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent offers expertise in the application of security auditing software including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and LANguard from GFI for affordably running a variety of automatic network testing scans to uncover possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has broad experience with additional network auditing utilities including NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, as well as tools like Metasploit, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can help you design security into your business operations, install auditing applications, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and suggest policies to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security engineers are ready to show you how to set up a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Find out more about Progent's automated security analysis.

Security Inventory Scanning Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory scanning bundles designed to allow small companies to receive an impartial network security assessment from a certified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs an extensive examination of your network from outside your firewall to uncover possible risks in the security posture you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert executes a system scan from a secure computer inside your company firewall to determine the risk to internal attacks. The two security inventory packages are set up and run from a protected remote site. The process is managed by an engineer with top security accreditations and who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the security scan and proposes practical improvements if called for.

Network Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a key component of any serious network security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform thorough intrusion tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring systems such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are properly configured and consistently monitored. Find out additional information concerning Progent's stealth security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's background in network security solutions encompasses extensive familiarity with major firewalls and VPN products from a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the support of engineers who have earned important industry certifications such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more value than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help your company to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn additional information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Services
Cisco's security and offsite connection technology represent a full range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your local and remote information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your organization to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your business objectives. Learn more details about Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.

Engineering Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Products
Progent provides small and mid-size companies expert support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and choose the right technologies from a variety of vendors to support your security objectives while sticking within your spending restraints.

Expert Security Design
Every business should have a thoroughly considered security program that incorporates both pre-attack processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of mechanisms designed to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan assists your security engineers to assess the damage resulting from an attack, fix the system, record the experience, and get business functions operational as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants can to help your company to run a complete vulnerability assessment and create a network security plan to establish security processes and mechanisms to mitigate future attacks and dangers.

CISM Certified System Security Support Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the core capabilities and international standards of skill that IT security professionals are expected to learn. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the experience and capability to provide efficient security administration and support consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM certified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Strategies
  • Vulnerability Management
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Network Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Services
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of a global standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification accreditation in the field of information security defined by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your enterprise in a variety security areas including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Management Systems and Processes
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISSP-certified Network Security Support Professionals.

ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Assistance
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP status through thorough examination and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven mastery in the most in-depth demands of information security architecture within the wider field of IS security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of architecture security such as.

  • Access Control Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Security
  • Cryptography Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hardware Security
Learn more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Engineering Services.

CISA Accredited IS Security Auditing Engineering Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-certified network security audit specialists are available to help your business in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • Information Technology Governance
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Get additional information concerning Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk management consultants can provide a range of risk identification services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, industry, and business mandates and organizational policies related to your network to determine their potential impact on your business objectives
  • Point out possible threats for your operational workflows to help in evaluating your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and provide seminars to ensure your organization appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
  • Match key risk vectors to your associated operational procedures to help determine risk ownership
  • Validate risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Learn more details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Accredited Network Security Engineering Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide services in vital areas of network, data, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified information security audit consultants can help your business in the areas of:

  • Assessing Security Systems
  • Incident Response
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Find out more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Talk to a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To find out how to access a certified security engineer for online or on-premises help in Arizona, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Network Support.

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