To get immediate remote assistance with computer security problems, companies in Garland, TX, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to provide effective and low-cost help with security issues that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides online security assistance on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
In case you are now fighting a network security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help to learn how to receive fast aid.
For businesses who have planned in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security incident.
Overview of Security Services
Coordinating data security and planning for restoring vital information and functions following an attack demands a continual program involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your IT network, from security audits to creating a complete security strategy. Important technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every business should develop a carefully considered security plan that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to assist IT personnel to assess the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a secure computer architecture, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient VPN.
If your company is looking for an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature automated remote server tracking and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in recovering systems and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the breach, restore normal business operations, and recover information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend effective ways to avoid or contain new assaults.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
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. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers can provide unique specialized help in vital facets of network security such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system tests to identify potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can help your company to analyze audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Find out additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Support.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
As well as supporting a wide array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to potential threats by testing how well corporate protection processes and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Read additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
CISM identifies the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security managers are expected to master. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation possess the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in key security areas including data protection governance, risk management, information security program control, and crisis handling support.
Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security management practices, security design and models, access permission systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
The CISA credential is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security professional able to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit services, information technology governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Learn the details concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Expertise.
CRISC-certified Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially assessing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining company-wide security policies.
Learn additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the skills appropriate to provide support in important areas of system, data, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for any of the security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing networks, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Read additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Garland or anywhere in Texas and you need computer security help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.