To get fast remote assistance with data security issues, businesses in Madison, WI, have access to expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is ready to provide efficient and economical assistance with security problems that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support systems powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and ISSAP.
Progent provides online security help on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and without extra fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick fixes result in major charges.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
If your network is currently faced with a security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help to see how to receive fast aid.
For companies who have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step incident response procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network security plus staying ready for recovering critical data and systems following a security breach demands a continual process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your IT system, ranging from security evaluation to creating a complete security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Any organization ought to develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to help security staff to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing software, create and execute a safe network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to email and information, and configure an efficient virtual private network.
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature automated remote network monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function because of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective strategies to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including protection, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. 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's consultants can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. 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 makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for 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 information. Whether you’re making enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of computer security such as:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic system tests to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these utilities and can help you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web application validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major global security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete range of security and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
As well as supporting a broad range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level consulting for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a key technique for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their information systems are to serious threats by showing how effectively network protection policies and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Read the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security managers are required to achieve. It provides business management the assurance 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 consultant to help your organization in critical security areas such as information security governance, vulnerability assessment, information security process control, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection control methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP certified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Read more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Architecture Engineering Support.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious qualification that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security consultant trained to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT administration, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively assessing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM experts for implementing company-wide security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital categories of network, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing security systems, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Madison or elsewhere in the state of Wisconsin and you're trying to find security engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.