To get immediate remote help with network security problems, businesses in Houston, TX, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are available to provide fast and affordable help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are qualified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent provides remote security assistance on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and no additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes turn into big charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
Network Security ConsultantsIn case your network is now faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to receive fast help. Progent has a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.

For companies who have planned beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Services
Managing computer protection as well as staying ready for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach demands a continual effort that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can assist your business at any level in your efforts to protect your information system, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines procedures to assist security staff to inventory the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and execute a safe network architecture, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote access to email and data, and install an efficient VPN.

If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature continual remote system tracking and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve information compromised owing to the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by examining activity logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or contain future attacks.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure 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 about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer world-class consulting support in key facets of network protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system scans to identify potential security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with testing tools and can help your company to understand assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Get additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get additional details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes expert engineering services for products from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable technique for allowing companies to understand how vulnerable their IT environments are to serious attacks by testing how thoroughly corporate security processes and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists using the latest intrusion methods. Get more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
CISM Engineers for Houston, TexasCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information technology security managers are expected to master. It offers business management the assurance that those who have earned their certification possess the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and incident handling management.

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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Engineers for Houston, TexasProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Read more details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Houston, TexasProgent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous examination and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsCybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Consultants for Houston, TexasThe CISA credential is an important achievement that indicates mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security consultant trained to help companies in the fields of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting data resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC IT Risk Consultants for Houston, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing security policies.

Read additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC Consulting Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Houston, TexasGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant has the skills appropriate to provide support in important areas of network, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics such as auditing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Houston or elsewhere in Texas and you need network security help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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