Small business networks in the state of Nebraska can depend on quick and economical online access to Progent's accredited security engineers to help with urgent security issues. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, engagement is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also provides help for complex projects that requires the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top industry certifications.

If your Nebraska business is located outside of major urban neighborhoods such as Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, or Grand Island, the availability of local accredited network security support specialists could be limited when you have a crisis. This could mean lost income for your company, angry clients, unproductive workers, and defocused executives. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a certified security professional who can deliver assistance whenever you need it to keep your system running and restore your information.

Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to protect your network with services ranging from security assessments to creating a company-wide security strategy. Progent provides affordable service to help small and midsize companies to design and manage protected IT environments based on Windows and Cisco products and that may include servers and desktops running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems plus BYOD users with Apple iOS handhelds or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter.

Progent's security experts are accessible online or in person to offer a variety of urgent or longer-term computer security services such as:

If your company has an urgent requirement for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support.

Progent's security experts offer world-class support in key areas of system protection including auditing, firewall and VPN solutions, and high-level security consulting.

System Security Assessment
Progent's certified security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your current computer security environment by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves your company money and assures a detailed portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your IT organization gains can be used as the basis of a security strategy that will allow your network to run dependably and respond quickly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Audits
Progent offers expertise in the application of security testing products such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard for affordably running a variety of automatic system auditing checks to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with additional security auditing tools such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye, as well as tools like Metasploit Framework, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively.

Progent can help you design security into your company operations, install scanning tools, plan and implement a secure system architecture, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are ready to show you how to set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Learn additional information on Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory service packages intended to allow small businesses to receive an independent network security evaluation from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer administers an extensive test of your network from outside your firewall to determine possible risks in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a system scan from a secure machine within your firewall to assess your exposure to inside attacks. The two security inventory packages are set up and run from a secured external location. The project is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a document that details and interprets the data collected by the security scan and proposes cost-effective improvements if appropriate.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key part of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive intrusion tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration testing shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident alerts and event log analysis are properly configured and consistently monitored. Find out additional information about Progent's stealth security penetration testing support services.

Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in security solutions encompasses in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and VPN products offered by multiple vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of consultants with important networking accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new installations. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help you to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn additional details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower configuration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and VPN Consulting Services
Cisco's network security and remote connection products offer a complete line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who are able to help your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your company goals. Read additional information about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Products.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and mid-size companies professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from major firewall and VPN security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security plan and select appropriate technologies from a variety of vendors to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Security Consulting
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security program that includes both proactive procedures and reaction plans. The proactive plan is a collection of procedures intended to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your company's IT security engineers to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, repair the system, document the event, and get the IT network running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's certified IS security consultants can to help your company to run a complete risk assessment and create a company-wide security plan to implement security processes and controls to minimize future attacks and threats.

CISM Qualified Security Support Services
The CISM organization defines the core capabilities and international standards of skill that information security managers are expected to master. CISM gives business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and knowledge to deliver efficient security administration and support services. Progent offers the services of CISM qualified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • Information Security Strategies
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Network Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Services
CISSP certification denotes mastery of a global standard for network security. ANSI has awarded certification recognition in the field of data security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security experts who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your business in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Learn more information about Progent's CISSP Accredited Cybersecurity Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP qualified information system architecture engineers are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status through rigorous examination and extensive experience with network security architecture. The ISSAP certification indicates proven mastery in the more challenging demands of information security architecture bounded by the wider field of information system security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your business with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecom and Network Security
  • Cryptography Solutions
  • Needs Analysis and Security Guidelines
  • BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hardware Security
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized achievement that represents expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-certified security audit experts can assist your business with:

  • Information Systems Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Resources
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out more details about Progent's CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC 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 services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk management engineers can provide a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and business requirements and company policies associated with your network to determine their possible influence on your business goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your business workflows to help in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide training to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Match identified risk vectors to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk tolerance with your senior management and key stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Find out additional information about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Qualified Information System Security Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in key areas of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified IS security audit experts can help your business with:

Find out additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Expert
To find out how to contact a certified Progent security consultant for remote or on-premises expertise in Nebraska, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Computer Help.