Company information networks in Arkansas can have fast and affordable online access to Progent's accredited network security professionals to assist with complex security problems. Rates are competitive, charges are per minute, sign-up is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides assistance for complex engagements that requires the knowledge of senior security engineers with top security certifications.

If your Arkansas business is based away from larger urban neighborhoods like Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville, the availability of local qualified security engineers may be problematic when you have an urgent situation. This could mean a drop in income for your company, upset customers, unproductive employees, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's online services, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer ready to offer expertise when you have to have it to keep your network operating and recover your data.

Progent can help you in all your initiatives to guard your network with support that can range from network security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable support to assist companies of any size to set up and manage secure networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the technology of top information security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security engineers are available remotely or on site to offer a variety of emergency or longer-term network security services including:

If your network has an emergency need for IT security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support.

Progent's consultants offer advanced services in key areas of computer protection including analysis, firewall and VPN expertise, and advanced security planning.

System Security Evaluation
Progent's certified security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your current network security environment through exhaustive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and tested procedures. Progent's experience in administering this service saves you time and money and assures an accurate picture of weaknesses. The information your business is provided can make up the basis of a network protection plan that will allow your information system to operate dependably and adapt quickly to new threats.

Automated Vulnerability Audits
Progent provides consulting in the application of security analysis software including MBSA and GFI LANguard NSS for economically performing a variety of programmed network testing scans to identify potential security holes. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security auditing products such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as utilities like SolarWinds, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes, configure auditing applications, define and deploy a protected system environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security engineers are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and install VPN. Learn more about Progent's network security analysis.

Security Inventory Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory scanning packages designed to enable small companies to get an impartial security assessment from a certified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a system scan from a secure machine within your firewall to uncover vulnerabilities to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a protected remote site. The process is overseen by an engineer who has earned top security credentials and who generates a report that details and interprets the information captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective remediation where called for.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration checking is a key component of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can run thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's in-house network support resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are correctly set up and actively checked. Find out more on Progent's stealth security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall/VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in network security solutions encompasses in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and VPN products from a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the services of engineers with 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 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The current ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire family 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. Firepower services bring powerful new features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can assist you to maintain your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help you to design, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Security and VPN Consulting Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products offer a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your business to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit best with your business objectives. Read additional information about Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Consulting Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations expert support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate technologies from a variety of suppliers to support your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Expert Network Security Consulting
Every company ought to have a thoroughly thought out security program that incorporates both proactive processes and reaction planning. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps intended to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan helps your company's IT security engineers to assess the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the system, document the experience, and get business functions operational as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert IT security consultants are available to assist your company to run a complete vulnerability assessment and define a network security plan to implement security processes and controls to minimize future attacks and threats.

CISM Qualified Network Security Support Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the core competencies and worldwide standards of skill that IT security managers are expected to learn. It gives executive management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM credential have the background and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent offers the support of CISM certified security consultants to help businesses with:

  • Network Security Governance
  • Risk Management
  • IS Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Management
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISM Certified Network Security Support Services.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Support
CISSP certification denotes expertise with a worldwide standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted certification recognition in the field of data security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your enterprise in a broad range of security fields including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Systems and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, LAN and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out more details about Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Engineering Expertise.

ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and extensive work with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven competence in the more complex demands of IS security architecture bounded by the wider field of information system security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all phases of architecture security such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hardware Security
Read more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Services
The CISA credential is a globally recognized achievement that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA information security audit specialists are available to help your IT organization with:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • IT Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Security Auditing Engineering Support.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a business continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC network risk management engineers offer a range of risk identification services such as:

  • Collect data and study documentation to identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and business mandates and company standards related to your information system to determine their potential influence on your strategic objectives
  • Point out possible vulnerabilities for your operational workflows to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and provide training to make sure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Match identified risk vectors to related business processes to help determine risk ownership
  • Determine risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
Read additional details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts.

GIAC Qualified Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in important categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit engineers are available to assist your company with:

Learn additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact a Security Engineer
To find out how you can get in touch with a certified Progent security consultant for remote or on-premises help in Arizona, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Help.

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