Business computer networks in the state of Kentucky can have quick and economical remote access to Progent's certified network security consultants to resolve complex security issues. Rates are affordable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides assistance for long-term projects that requires the expertise of senior security engineers with top industry credentials.
If your Kentucky organization is situated outside of larger metropolitan areas including Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, or Bowling Green, the availability of local certified network security support specialists could be limited during an urgent situation. This can result in a drop in income for your company, upset clients, idle employees, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's online services, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer who can provide assistance whenever you have to have it to keep your information system operating and recover your data.
Progent can assist you at any level in your initiatives to defend your IT environment with support services that can range from network security checks to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent offers affordable support to help businesses of all sizes to set up and maintain protected IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms plus mobile users with Apple iOS handhelds or Android or Windows Phone devices.
Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall.
Progent's certified professionals are accessible remotely or on site to offer a variety of urgent or project-based network security services which include:
If your business has an immediate need for IT security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support.
Progent's security experts offer world-class services in vital fields of network security that include security evaluation, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security consulting.
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing network protection systems through exhaustive remote automated analysis via sophisticated software tools and tested procedures. Progent's skill in administering this service saves you money and offers a detailed picture of gaps. The knowledge your company is provided can form the foundation of a security strategy that can allow your information system to run dependably and react rapidly to future risks.
Automated Security Evaluation
Progent provides consulting in the use of security auditing products including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and LANguard from GFI for affordably running a set of programmed network testing checks to identify possible security weaknesses. Progent has extensive experience with other security auditing tools such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of audit reports and respond appropriately.
Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations, install scanning applications, plan and deploy a protected network environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are able to help you set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and business applications, and install VPN. Find out more about Progent's network security assessment.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory service packages designed to enable small companies to receive an independent security assessment from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your network from outside your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized machine within your company firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to internal attacks. The two security inventory services are set up and run from a protected external site. The process is managed by a consultant with top security credentials and who produces a report that details and interprets the information collected by the security scan and suggests practical remediation where appropriate.
Network Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is a key part of any successful IT system security plan. Progent’s security professionals can run extensive penetration tests without the awareness of your company's in-house IT staff. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history analysis are properly configured and consistently monitored. Learn additional information on Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.
Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's background in network security technology includes in-depth familiarity with major firewalls and VPN products from multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the support of engineers with key networking certifications including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Integration and Debugging
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more value than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new deployments. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring powerful new capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your business to plan, integrate, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting services.
Cisco Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite access products represent a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit best with your business objectives. Read more information concerning Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.
Support Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Products
Progent offers small and medium size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate products from a variety of vendors to support your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Expert Security Planning
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent can also help your company to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed 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 uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and protect information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Every business should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both pre-attack processes and reaction plans. The proactive plan is a set of procedures that help to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy assists your company's IT security personnel to evaluate the damage caused by a security penetration, fix the network, record the experience, and get the IT network running as soon as feasible.
Progent's certified IS security engineers are available to assist your business to run a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and create a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and controls to minimize ongoing assaults and threats.
CISM Certified System Security Support Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are required to master. It gives business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and support services. Progent can provide the services of CISM certified security professionals to assist businesses with:
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- Information Security Strategies
- Vulnerability Analysis
- Information Security Program Management
- Information Security Management
- Response Management
CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Support
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification accreditation in the field of information protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your organization in a broad range of security areas including:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
- Access Control Solutions and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Operations Security
- Site Security
- Encryption/Decryption Technology
- Telecom, LAN and WAN Security
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Assistance
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP certified IT architecture professionals are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive experience with network security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents demonstrated mastery in the most complex requirements of information security architecture within the broader field of information security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security including.
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- Access Management Systems and Methodologies
- Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Security
- Cryptography Options
- Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
- BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Accredited IS Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The CISA credential is a recognized qualification that signifies mastery in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive test given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA information security audit consultants can help your IT organization in the areas of:
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- Information Systems Audit Services
- Information Technology Enforcement
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
- IT Service Delivery
- Safeguarding Data Resources
- Disaster Recovery Planning
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows 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 variety of risk evaluation services such as:
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- Gather data and study documentation to help identify major risk scenarios
- Identify legal, regulatory, and business mandates and company standards related to your network to assess their potential influence on your business goals
- Point out potential vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
- Create a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your organization appreciate IS risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Match key risk scenarios to your associated business processes to help assign risk ownership
- Determine risk appetite with your senior management and key stakeholders to make sure they match
GIAC Qualified Security Engineering Expertise
Read additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide support in critical categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit experts can assist your IT organization in the areas of:
Get in Touch with a Certified Security Expert
To learn how to access a security consultant for online or on-premises help in Kentucky, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Help.