To get fast online assistance with data security problems, companies in Austin, TX, can find expert support from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide effective and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers remote security support services on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or after hours support. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses low and avoids situations where quick fixes result in big charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIn case your network is currently fighting a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned cybersecurity experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future attacks.

For companies that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing computer protection and preparedness for restoring vital information and functions after a security breach demands an on-going program that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security consultants can support your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every company should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both preventive and reactive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to assist security staff to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a safe IT architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy safe remote connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options include continual online network tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to recommend efficient strategies to prevent or contain future attacks.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses 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): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent can also assist you to install and verify a backup and restore system like 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 protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical data, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time spent trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide world-class expertise in key areas of computer protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to reveal possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these tools and can help your company to understand assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application validation and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Find out more information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Read more information about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
As well as supporting a broad range of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert consulting for products from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable method for helping companies to determine how exposed their information systems are to real-world attacks by showing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and technologies stand up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Experts for Austin, TexasCertified Information Security Manager defines the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security managers are required to master. It offers business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines such as data security governance, risk assessment, information security process management, and crisis handling support.

Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Austin, TexasProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Learn more details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Austin, TexasProgent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.

Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Engineers for Austin, TexasThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that represents mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security professional able to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, IT administration, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting data assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Get the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Austin, TexasThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Get more details about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Expertise.

GIAC Consulting Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Austin, TexasGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the knowledge needed to provide services in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified security engineers for all of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is located in Austin or elsewhere in the state of Texas and you want computer security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.














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