To get immediate online assistance with data security issues, companies in Columbus, OH, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer effective and affordable help with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are qualified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's top security accreditations including GIAC and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security support services on a per-minute model without minimum times and no additional fees for sign-up or after hours support. By billing per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes turn into major expenses.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIn case your business is currently experiencing a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to find out how to get fast assistance. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection and preparation for recovering critical data and systems after an attack demands a continual process that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information network, from security evaluation to designing a complete security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every business should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy defines activities to help security personnel to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the event, and revive network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning software, define and implement a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy safe remote access to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If you are interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature non-stop online network monitoring and quick resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based resources and that comply with government data security requirements. (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 (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security breach. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the breach, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of top data security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

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 data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class support in key facets of computer protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive network tests to uncover potential security problems. Progent has broad skills with these tools and can help you to analyze audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also provide web application testing and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Find out more details concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get the details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a broad range of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size advanced support for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for helping organizations to determine how exposed their information systems are to potential threats by revealing how well corporate security procedures and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Get the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Columbus, OhioCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of performance that information security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the background and knowledge to offer effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in key security disciplines such as data security governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and incident response support.

Find out more details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Engineers for Columbus, OhioProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Columbus, OhioProgent's ISSAP certified security experts have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants have in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsNetwork Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Columbus, OhioThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security professional trained to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, protecting data resources, and business continuity planning.

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CRISC Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Risk Experts for Columbus, OhioThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.

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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Security Engineers with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Columbus, OhioGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to deliver support in key categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC certification topics including auditing security systems, security incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Columbus or elsewhere in Ohio and you're trying to find cybersecurity help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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