For fast online assistance with data security issues, companies in Chicago, IL, have access to world-class support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and without additional charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes result in big bills.

We've Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support to find out how to receive fast aid.

For businesses who have planned beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security penetration.

Overview of Security Services
Managing network protection and planning for recovering vital data and functions after an attack demands an on-going process involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified experts can help your business at any level in your efforts to guard your information network, from security audits to designing a complete security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Any company ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to assist IT personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can install scanning software, define and implement a safe network architecture, and recommend processes and policies to enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.

If you are looking for an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options include continual online network monitoring and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions 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 provides expertise in restoring systems and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function following a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over event logs and using a variety of advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Email Content Filtering and Data Loss Prevention.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide unique consulting support in vital facets of IT protection such as:

Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can help your company to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software validation and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important industry security standards including FISMA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Read additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as supporting a broad array of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes advanced consulting for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
Unannounced penetration testing is a valuable technique for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their IT systems are to potential threats by showing how well network security processes and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Chicago, IllinoisCISM defines the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM possess the background and skill to offer effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your organization in critical security areas including information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program control, and incident response management.

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

CISSP Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Chicago, IllinoisProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Read the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Chicago, IllinoisProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP certification after thorough examination and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Read additional details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.

CISA Consulting Expertise
CISA Consultants for Chicago, IllinoisThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important qualification that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security audit consultant able to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

Find out more information concerning Progent's CISA Support Expertise.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Engineers for Chicago, IllinoisThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IT control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for designing security policies and procedures.

Find out more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Expertise.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Chicago, IllinoisGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines addressed within GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is located in Chicago or anywhere in the state of Illinois and you need network security engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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