For fast online help with computer security issues, companies in Grand Rapids, MI, can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide effective and economical help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected network architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and ISSAP.

Progent offers remote security help on a by-the-minute model with no minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing model keeps costs low and avoids situations where quick solutions entail major bills.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your business is currently fighting a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to learn how to receive immediate aid.

For businesses that have planned beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security penetration.

Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection and staying ready for restoring critical data and functions following an attack requires a continual effort that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can help your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your information network, from security audits to designing a complete security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Environments
Every business should have a thoroughly thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to assist IT staff to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the experience, and revive network activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and execute a secure network infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services include continual remote server tracking and immediate resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and servers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the attack, restore normal functions, and recover information lost owing to the event. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or contain future attacks.

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

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 data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables fast restoration of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-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 network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need the instant you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer unique support in vital facets of computer protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic network scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can assist you to understand assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application testing and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Find out more information about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out additional details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to supporting a wide range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is a key technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to potential threats by showing how effectively corporate protection processes and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Grand Rapids, MichiganCISM identifies the core skills and international standards of performance that information security managers are expected to master. CISM offers business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines including information security governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis response support.

Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Consultants for Grand Rapids, MichiganProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Read more details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Grand Rapids, MichiganProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.

Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISA Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Grand Rapids, MichiganThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security consultant able to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Get additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Consultants for Grand Rapids, MichiganThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially auditing your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.

Read the details concerning Progent's CRISC Network Risk Management Consulting.

GIAC Support Services
Network Security Experts with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Grand Rapids, MichiganGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills needed to deliver support in key categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Computer Security Support
If your company is situated in Grand Rapids or anywhere in Michigan and you're looking for network security help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.














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