Small and mid-size business networks in Toronto, Canada can depend on prompt online or onsite technical support from Progent's certified information security consultants to help with emergency security issues. Rates are affordable, charges are by the minute, the engagement process is quick and easy, and service is world class. Progent also provides assistance for complex projects that requires the knowledge of seasoned security engineers with top security credentials.
If your network is located some away from larger metropolitan areas, local support from qualified security professionals may be limited when you have an emergency. This could mean a loss of productivity for your company, upset customers, idle employees, and defocused executives. By contacting Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security consultant ready to deliver help whenever you need it to keep your information system running and restore your data.
Progent can help you in your initiatives to protect your information system with support ranging from network security audits to developing and validating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides affordable support to help small and midsize businesses plan and maintain secure IT environments based on Windows and Cisco technology and that can include servers and desktops running UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms. Progent can also help you design a secure BYOD environment by offering services that include iPhone and iPad integration, Android phone and tablet consulting, and RIM BlackBerry expertise..
Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's certified consultants are available online or on premises to offer a variety of urgent or project-based network security services which include:
If your network has an urgent requirement for computer security help, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.
Progent's engineers can deliver world-class services in vital fields of computer security including auditing, firewall/VPN support, and advanced security planning.
System Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing network protection systems by performing comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers an accurate portrayal of gaps. The information your IT organization gains can be used as the basis of a security strategy that can permit your network to run dependably and react quickly to new risks.
Automated Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent provides consulting in the application of security testing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically running a variety of programmed system auditing scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of additional network analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye, plus tools like SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and react effectively.
Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes, configure auditing software, define and deploy a secure system environment, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design safe remote connectivity to email and data, and install virtual private network. Find out additional information concerning Progent's network security evaluation.
Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory scanning bundles intended to enable small businesses to receive an independent security evaluation from an accredited security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs an extensive test of your network from outside your company firewall to uncover possible risks in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer executes a system scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to uncover your exposure to inside attacks. Both security inventory packages are set up and executed from a protected remote location. The project is overseen by an engineer who has earned top security credentials and who generates a document that summarizes and analyzes the information collected by the security scan and suggests cost-effective remediation where appropriate.
Stealth Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important component of any serious network security plan. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your company's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration testing shows whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event log analysis are properly set up and consistently checked. Find out additional information on Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses in-depth field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by a variety of companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the support of engineers with key networking accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
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 bang for the buck than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new installations. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, 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 automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help your company to maintain your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco 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 design, integrate, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting services.
Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and remote access products offer a full range of manageable security products to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP certifications who are able to help your company to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align most closely with your company objectives. Read additional details concerning Progent's Engineering Services for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Products.
Engineering Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a detailed security strategy and select the right products from multiple vendors to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget limits.
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Certified Network Security Consulting
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and verify a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Any company should have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both preventive processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a set of mechanisms that help to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's IT security engineers to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, fix the damage, document the experience, and get the IT network restored as soon as feasible.
Progent's certified IS security consultants can to assist your business to perform a complete vulnerability assessment and create a computer security plan to establish security policies and controls to minimize ongoing attacks and dangers.
CISM Certified Network Security Support Services
The CISM committee describes the core capabilities and worldwide standards of skill that information security managers are required to learn. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the experience and capability to provide efficient security management and support consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM certified security consultants to help companies with:
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- Information Security Strategies
- Vulnerability Management
- Network Security Program Management
- Network Security Management
- Response Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Expertise
CISSP certification recognizes expertise with a global standard for information security. The American National Standards Institute has awarded certification recognition in the field of data security defined by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your organization in a broad range of security fields such as:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Management Solutions and Processes
- Software Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Physical Security
- Data Encryption Mechanisms
- Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP qualified IT architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification through thorough examination and significant experience with information security design. The ISSAP credential indicates proven competence in the most complex demands of information system security architecture within the broader field of information security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture such as.
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- Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
- Phone System and System Infrastructure Security
- Encryption/Decryption Options
- Requirements Analysis and Security Criteria
- Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Support
The CISA accreditation is an important achievement that represents expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified security audit specialists are available to assist your IT organization with:
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- IS Audit Services
- Information Technology Governance
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- Information Technology Service Delivery
- Protecting Information Assets
- Business Continuity Preparedness
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk management specialists offer a variety of risk assessment services including:
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- Gather data and study documentation to help identify major vulnerabilities
- Inventory statutory, regulatory, and business mandates and company standards associated with your network to determine their possible impact on your business goals
- Identify potential vulnerabilities for your business processes to help in evaluating your enterprise risk
- Develop a risk awareness program and provide seminars to make sure your organization understand IT risk so they can assist with your risk control process
- Match key risk vectors to related business procedures to help assign risk ownership
- Validate risk appetite with executive leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
GIAC Qualified Network Security Consulting Assistance
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the skills necessary to deliver services in critical categories of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified network security audit consultants are available to assist your IT organization in the areas of:
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To find out how to access a certified information security consultant for online or onsite support in Toronto Canada, phone 1-866-776-4368 or visit Worldwide Online Computer Support.