Company information networks in North Dakota can now get prompt and economical online access to Progent's certified security experts to assist with complex security issues. The cost is affordable, billing is per minute, engagement is quick, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for long-term engagements that demand the services of seasoned security engineers with top security certifications.
In case your North Dakota business is away from major urban neighborhoods including Fargo, Bismark, or Grand Forks, help from nearby qualified security consultants may be problematic when you have an emergency. This can cause a drop in productivity for your company, angry customers, unproductive employees, and defocused executives. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security professional ready to offer expertise when you need it to get your system operating and restore your data.
Progent can assist you at any level in your initiatives to defend your information system with services that can range from network security audits to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical support to assist companies of any size to set up and maintain safe networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.
Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.
Progent's security professionals are available online or on premises to offer a variety of emergency or project-based computer security services including:
If your business has an emergency requirement for computer security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help.
Progent's engineers offer world-class services in vital areas of network security including security evaluation, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security consulting.
System Security Evaluation
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the effectiveness of your current computer security environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves your company money and assures an accurate portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the foundation of a network protection plan that can permit your network to operate safely and react rapidly to future risks.
Automated Security Assessment
Progent provides consulting in the application of security analysis products such as Microsoft's MBSA and LANguard from GFI for economically running a set of programmed system testing checks to identify possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with additional network analysis tools including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and respond appropriately.
Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations, install auditing tools, plan and deploy a secure system architecture, and suggest procedures to maximize the security of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's network security analysis.
Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory bundles designed to allow small businesses to get an objective network security evaluation from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert administers an extensive test of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to uncover potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer executes a system scan from a secure machine within your company firewall to determine the risk to internal assaults. Both security inventory services are set up and run from a protected remote site. The process is directed by a consultant with high-level security accreditations and who produces a report that summarizes and interprets the data captured by the scan and proposes cost-effective improvements if appropriate.
Network Intrusion Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a key part of any successful network security plan. Progent’s security experts can perform extensive penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event history analysis are properly configured and actively monitored. Find out additional information about Progent's network penetration testing consulting.
Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's expertise in security technology includes extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and VPN products from a variety of companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the support of consultants with key networking accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The current ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more value than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help you to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, integrate, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional information about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and VPN Support Services
Cisco's network security and offsite access products offer a complete range of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's professional consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your organization to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Find out more information concerning Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.
Engineering Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate products from a variety of suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete threat progression including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) 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 unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer 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 inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Security Planning
Any business should develop a thoroughly considered security program that includes both proactive processes and reaction plans. The pre-attack plan is a collection of mechanisms that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's network security engineers to evaluate the impact caused by a security penetration, fix the damage, record the experience, and get the IT network operational as soon as feasible.
Progent's certified information security engineers can to help your business to perform a full risk evaluation and define a company-wide security plan to establish security policies and controls to mitigate future assaults and dangers.
CISM Certified Information Security Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic capabilities and global standards of performance that IT security managers are required to master. CISM provides executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM credential possess the background and knowledge to deliver effective security management and support consulting. Progent can provide the expertise of CISM certified security consultants to assist businesses with:
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- Information Security Strategies
- Risk Management
- IS Security Program Management
- IS Security Management
- Response Management
CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP certification recognizes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification accreditation in the area of information protection stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide the services of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your company in a variety security areas such as:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Control Systems and Processes
- Software Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Site Security
- Encryption/Decryption Technology
- Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP qualified system architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential indicates proven mastery in the more challenging demands of information security architecture within the wider scope of information security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture including.
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- Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
- Phone System and Network Security
- Cryptography Solutions
- Requirements Analysis and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Hardware Security
CISA Certified IS Security Auditing Consulting Services
The CISA credential is a recognized achievement that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified IS security audit experts are available to help your company with:
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- IS Audit Services
- IT Governance
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- IT Support
- Safeguarding Data Resources
- Business Continuity Preparedness
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk management experts can provide a variety of risk identification services including:
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- Collect data and study documentation to evaluate major vulnerabilities
- Inventory legal, industry, and contractual requirements and organizational standards related to your information system to assess their possible influence on your business goals
- Point out potential threats for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
- Create a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to make sure your stakeholders appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Connect identified risk scenarios to your associated operational procedures to help determine risk ownership
- Validate risk appetite with executive management and key stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
GIAC Accredited Network Security Engineering Assistance
Find out additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to provide support in key categories of system, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC network security audit experts are available to assist your IT organization with:
Contact a Progent Security Engineer
To find out how you can access a Progent security consultant for online or on-premises support in North Dakota, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Support.