Company information networks in Arkansas now have fast remote contact with Progent's certified network security professionals to fix the toughest security problems. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for complex engagements that demand the knowledge of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.

If your Arkansas network is based some distance from larger metropolitan areas like Little Rock, Fort Smith, or Fayetteville, help from certified network security engineers could be problematic when there's a crisis. This could mean a loss of revenue for your company, upset customers, unproductive employees, and distracted executives. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security consultant ready to deliver expertise whenever you need it to get your system on line and recover your data.

Progent can assist you at any level in your efforts to guard your information system with support that ranges from network security assessments to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable support to assist small businesses to set up and manage secure IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco Systems technology and that may include servers and desktops running UNIX or Linux operating systems.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Progent works with Postini to offer small businesses E-Mail Guard, a managed service that stops spam and e-mail-based viruses and worms before they are able to penetrate your corporate firewall. Find out additional information about E-Mail Guard Spam Filtering and Virus Protection.

Progent's security experts are accessible online or on premise to provide a variety of emergency or project-based IT security services such as:

  • Perform thorough security audits
  • Recuperate promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Configure and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Implement safe solutions for offsite and mobile access
  • Deploy effective software for defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
  • Develop a comprehensive security strategy with 24x7 security monitoring
  • Provide comprehensive Call Center Support
  • Help Develop a practical backup and business continuity plan based on Microsoft DPM fault-tolerant technology
If your business has an immediate requirement for IT security help, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support.

Progent's consultants can deliver world-class support in vital facets of system protection including auditing, firewall and VPN expertise, and high-level security planning.

Security Evaluation
Progent's expert security engineers can assess the vulnerability of your existing network protection systems through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves you time and money and assures an objective portrayal of security holes. The information your business is provided can be used as the foundation of a network protection strategy that can allow your network to run safely and adapt quickly to new threats.

Automated Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers consulting in the application of security auditing packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for economically performing a set of automatic network testing checks to uncover potential security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive knowledge of other network auditing utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus tools such as Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you build security into your company operations, install scanning software, define and deploy a secure network environment, and suggest policies to maximize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are able to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate virtual private network. Learn more about Progent's network security evaluation.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation bundles designed to enable small businesses to receive an impartial network security assessment from an accredited security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert administers a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your company firewall to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a network scan from a secure computer inside your firewall to determine the risk to inside threats. The two security inventory packages are configured and run from a secured external location. The project is implemented by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations who generates a report that details and analyzes the data collected by the scan and suggests cost-effective improvements where appropriate.

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any comprehensive IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your company's in-house network support resources. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are properly set up and consistently monitored. Find out more about Progent's network penetration testing consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology offered by a variety of vendors including Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the support of consultants who have earned important industry accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Engineering Expertise for ISA Server 2006 and Forefront TMG 2010
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and Microsoft Forefront TMG are multi-functional edge gateways that provide a fully integrated application layer firewall, virtual private network, proxy, and Web caching platform for protecting the Internet-facing networks of any sized business against a wide range of attacks. Progent's Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 support professionals and Forefront TMG engineers can show you how to plan, rationalize, test, install, customize, and support Forefront TMG or upgrade to Forefront TMG from any edition of Microsoft ISA Server.

Cisco Firewalls Engineering Services
Progentís experienced Cisco IT security consultants provide high-level PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall consulting services covering infrastructure design, configuration, and support of Cisco firewall and security technology. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewall products delivers robust user and software policy enforcement, sophisticated attack defense, and secure connectivity services. Ranging from economical, plug-and-play desktop devices for small and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls provide advanced protection, performance, and excellent availability for IT systems of any size. PIX Firewalls and ASA Firewalls are based on a proven, purpose-built platform, eliminating common OS-specific security gaps. Read additional information about Progent's Cisco PIX and ASA Firewalls Engineering Expertise.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and remote connection products for small companies provide a complete range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP qualifications who are able to help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company goals. Read additional information about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Products.

Consulting Services for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent provides small and medium size companies expert consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPSec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you design a detailed security strategy and select the right products from multiple vendors to support your security objectives while staying within your budget restraints.

Certified Security Design
Any business should have a carefully considered security program that includes both pre-attack processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a set of steps that help to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan assists your IT security engineers to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the system, document the event, and get business functions running as soon as possible.

Progent's certified information security engineers can to assist your business to run a complete risk assessment and create a company-wide security strategy to implement security processes and controls to minimize future attacks and threats.

CISM Accredited Network Security Engineering Expertise
CISM committee defines the basic capabilities and global standards of performance that information security managers are expected to learn. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM credential possess the background and capability to provide efficient security management and consulting consulting. Progent offers the services of CISM qualified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • Network Security Governance
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Recovery Management

Learn more information about Progent's CISM Certified IS Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Support
CISSP denotes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification accreditation in the field of data protection under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your business in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Planning

Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Accredited Network Security Support Professionals.

ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Services
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture professionals are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous examination and significant work with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven skill in the most challenging requirements of information security architecture bounded by the broader scope of IS security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • BCP and DRP
  • Site Security

Learn more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Professionals.

CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious qualification that represents mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive examination given by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified security audit specialists are available to assist your company with:

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

Find out more information about Progent's CISA Accredited Information System Security Auditing Engineering Support.

CRISC Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk mitigation specialists offer a range of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Collect information and review documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Inventory statutory, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational policies related to your information system to assess their possible impact on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your operational workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to ensure your stakeholders appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
  • Match key risk vectors to your associated business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and key stakeholders to ensure they match

Get more details concerning Progent's CRISC Experts.

GIAC Accredited Security Consulting Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to provide support in vital categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified network security audit experts can assist your IT organization with:

  • Auditing IT Infrastructure
  • Incident Response
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Web Application Security

Read more details concerning Progent's GIAC Security Engineering Services.

Talk to a Security Expert Immediately
To learn how you can contact a certified Progent security engineer for emergency phone-based professional help or complex security engagements in Arizona, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Urgent Online Computer Support.

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