For immediate online assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Akron, OH, have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and economical assistance with security problems that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security consultants are qualified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and ISSAP.

Progent provides remote security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and without extra charges for setup or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in major charges.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case your business is now experiencing a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to receive fast help.

For organizations who have planned carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security penetration.

Introduction to Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection as well as preparedness for restoring critical data and systems following an attack demands a continual program that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can assist your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your IT system, from security evaluation to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key areas covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Every business ought to have a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines activities to help security personnel to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your business processes. Progent can install scanning software, create and build a secure computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote access to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is looking for an economical way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature automated remote network tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function because of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the breach, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the event. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to recommend efficient measures to prevent or contain future assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of network monitoring and management 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. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, 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 network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored 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 standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, retrieve and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants can provide unique consulting support in vital areas of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to reveal possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with scanning tools and can help you to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Get the details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Get more information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Support.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
As well as supporting a wide array of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes top-level engineering services for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced intrusion testing is a vital method for helping businesses to determine how exposed their IT environments are to potential attacks by showing how effectively network protection procedures and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Read more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Akron, OhioCertified Information Security Manager defines the basic competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security managers are required to master. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation possess the background and skill to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as information protection governance, vulnerability management, data protection process control, and crisis response support.

Learn the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Security Support Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Professionals for Akron, OhioProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Get more details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Akron, OhioProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can help your business with all phases of architecture security.

Get more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
CISA Experts for Akron, OhioThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies mastery in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security engineer trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, IT administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC Risk Engineers for Akron, OhioThe CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies.

Learn the details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Support.

GIAC Consulting Expertise
Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Akron, OhioGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's goal is to verify that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills needed to deliver services in key categories of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for all of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your business is located in Akron or elsewhere in Ohio and you need security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.














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