To get fast online assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Chicago, IL, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is available to provide fast and low-cost help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides remote security assistance on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions turn into major bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case your business is now faced with a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Computer Support to find out how to get immediate help.

For organizations who have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Managing computer protection plus staying ready for recovering vital data and functions following an attack requires an on-going process that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security experts can help your business at any level in your attempt to safeguard your IT system, from security evaluation to creating a complete security program. Some areas supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Every business should have a carefully considered security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan defines procedures to assist security staff to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and build a safe network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to email and data, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If you are looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include non-stop remote server tracking and quick resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover information compromised owing to the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by examining event logs and using other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new attacks.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network monitoring and 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. ProSight 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 and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT 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 information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time spent looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide unique consulting support in vital facets of network security including:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to reveal possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with testing tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Read the details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

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

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for allowing companies to find out how exposed their IT systems are to serious threats by showing how effectively network security procedures and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Chicago, IllinoisCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that IT security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines such as information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program management, and crisis handling support.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Experts for Chicago, IllinoisProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through verified experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include security management practices, security design and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Find out more details concerning Progent's CISSP Support Services.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Chicago, IllinoisProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Chicago, IllinoisThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit engineer able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT administration, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Read more information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services.

CRISC Risk Management Experts
CRISC Risk Consultants for Chicago, IllinoisThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Support.

GIAC Professional Expertise
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Chicago, IllinoisGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to provide support in important areas of system, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification topics such as auditing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is situated in Chicago or anywhere in the state of Illinois and you need computer security help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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