For fast online assistance with network security issues, businesses in Boston, MA, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer fast and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are qualified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent offers remote security support on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and without additional charges for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into major expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
In case you are now experiencing a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to learn how to get immediate assistance.
For companies who have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer protection as well as preparedness for restoring vital data and systems following a security breach demands a continual effort involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can assist your organization at any level in your attempt to safeguard your information network, ranging from security evaluation to creating a complete security plan. Key technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any business ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help IT staff to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature continual remote server monitoring and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve information compromised owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using other proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose effective strategies to prevent or contain new assaults.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn more 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 allows you to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide unique expertise in vital facets of network protection such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to identify potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with testing tools and can assist you to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web application testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key global security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Learn additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical services for Cisco's complete range of protection and VPN products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to being expert in a wide array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes expert support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Stealth penetration testing is a key method for helping companies to understand how vulnerable their networks are to serious attacks by testing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Get more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international standards of service that information technology security professionals are required to master. It offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as information security governance, vulnerability management, information protection process control, and crisis handling management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
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ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Learn more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized achievement that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional able to help companies in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Support Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the skills necessary to deliver support in important areas of network, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing security systems, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Learn more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Boston or elsewhere in the state of Massachusetts and you want computer security engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.