Business information networks in Arkansas can depend on quick phone-based help from Progent's accredited security experts to resolve emergency security issues. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with high-level industry certifications.

If your Arkansas small business is away from major urban areas such as Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville, contact with certified security experts is often problematic when there's an emergency. This could mean a drop in productivity for your business, angry customers, unproductive employees, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent's remote support, you have access to a certified security engineer ready to deliver expertise when you need it to keep your network on line and salvage your data.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to protect your IT environment with support services ranging from network security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent offers affordable service to assist small and midsize companies to design and manage protected IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco Systems products and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Progent works with Postini to provide small businesses E-Mail Guard, an outsourced service that intercepts spam and e-mail-based viruses and worms before they can penetrate your corporate firewall. Learn more about E-Mail Guard Spam Filtering and Virus and Worm Defense.

Progent's certified experts are accessible remotely or in person to provide a variety of urgent or project-based computer security services which include:

  • Perform automated network security evaluations
  • Recover promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Install and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Configure safe techniques for offsite and mobile access
  • Install automated applications for defense against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Help create a comprehensive security plan with round-the-clock network monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Help Desk Support
  • Help Develop a practical data backup and recovery plan built around Microsoft Data Protection Manager technology
If your network has an emergency requirement for computer security help, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help.

Progent's security experts provide advanced services in key areas of network protection that include security evaluation, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security planning.

System Evaluation
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your current network protection systems by performing comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this service saves your company consulting fees and offers an objective portrayal of system vulnerability. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the foundation of a network protection plan that can allow your information system to run safely and evolve rapidly to future threats.

Automated Network Security Evaluation
Progent provides expertise in the use of security auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard for economically performing a variety of automatic network auditing checks to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with other security auditing utilities including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you design protection into your company processes, configure scanning tools, plan and deploy a secure system environment, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are ready to help you configure a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Learn more concerning Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory Scanning Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory service bundles intended to enable small companies to get an impartial security evaluation from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a comprehensive test of your network from outside your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to internal assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a protected remote location. The process is managed by an engineer who has earned high-level security credentials who produces a report that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective improvements where appropriate.

Network Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is an important part of any comprehensive network security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's in-house IT staff. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection alerts and event log analysis are correctly set up and actively observed. Find out more about Progent's network penetration analysis support services.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's expertise in network security solutions includes in-depth field work with major firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple companies including Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the services of engineers who have earned key industry accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Engineering Services for ISA Server and Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and Forefront TMG are comprehensive edge gateways that provide a powerful application layer firewall, virtual private network, and web caching platform for protecting the Internet-facing applications of any organization against a wide range of attacks. Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server 2006 support professionals and Microsoft Forefront TMG experts can help you plan, cost-justify, test, install, customize, and manage Microsoft Forefront TMG or upgrade to Forefront TMG from any edition of ISA Server.

Cisco PIX and ASA Firewalls Engineering Expertise
Progentís certified Cisco IT security consulting professionals offer high-level PIX and ASA Firewall consulting services covering architecture, integration, and management of Cisco firewall and Cisco security solutions. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewall products delivers strong user and application policy enforcement, sophisticated attack protection, and safe connectivity services. Ranging from economical, plug-and-play desktop devices for small and home offices to scalable enterprise-grade products, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls offer a high level of security, high throughput, and excellent availability for IT systems of any size. PIX and ASA Firewalls are based on a hardened, purpose-built operating system, minimizing common OS-specific security gaps. Learn more details concerning Progent's Cisco PIX and ASA Firewalls Consulting Expertise.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Support Services
Cisco's security and remote connection technology for small businesses represent a comprehensive line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco CCIE and CCNP certifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your company goals. Read more information about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Technology and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Consulting Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPSec VPN technology from major firewall and VPN security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security plan and select the right products from multiple suppliers to support your security objectives while sticking within your spending restraints.

Expert Network Security Consulting
Every company should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both preventive procedures and reaction plans. The pre-attack strategy is a set of mechanisms that help to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan helps your company's IT security engineers to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, repair the network, document the event, and get business functions running as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's certified information security engineers can to assist your business to perform a full vulnerability assessment and create a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and mechanisms to mitigate ongoing attacks and dangers.

CISM Certified Information Security Engineering Assistance
CISM committee describes the basic competencies and worldwide standards of skill that information security professionals are required to master. It gives executive management the confidence that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to provide effective security administration and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM qualified security consultants to assist businesses with:

  • Information Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning

Read more information concerning Progent's CISM Certified Information Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP denotes expertise with a worldwide standard for network security. The American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the field of information protection under ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your enterprise in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Processes
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness

Find out more details about Progent's CISSP Qualified Information Security Support Expertise.

ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's ISSAP certified information system architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive work with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification indicates demonstrated skill in the more challenging demands of information system security architecture bounded by the broader scope of IS security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and DRP
  • Hardware Security

Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Accredited IS Security Auditing Consulting Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized achievement that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive test given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA IS security audit specialists can help your company in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • IT Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Information Resources
  • Business Continuity Planning

Find out the details concerning Progent's CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk management specialists can provide a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect information and review documentation to help identify significant vulnerabilities
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and contractual requirements and company standards related to your information system to determine their possible impact on your business goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your business processes to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to ensure your organization appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk control process
  • Connect identified risk scenarios to your associated business procedures to help determine risk ownership
  • Determine risk appetite with your senior management and major stakeholders to ensure they align

Learn additional details concerning Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Qualified Information System Security Engineering Support
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to deliver services in vital areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified IS security audit specialists are available to assist your company with:

  • Assessing Networks
  • Incident Response
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Application Security

Find out more information concerning Progent's GIAC Security Consulting Support.

Contact a Certified Progent Security Specialist Immediately
To learn how to ask a certified security engineer for emergency online engineering assistance or long-term security engagements in Arizona, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Urgent Online Computer Help.

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