For fast online assistance with network security issues, businesses in Minneapolis, MN, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer effective and affordable assistance with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are qualified to support environments based on Windows, Linux, Macintosh, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services covers firewall technology, email security, secure network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including CISA and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute model without minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By billing by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick fixes entail major expenses.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
If your network is currently experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Support to see how to receive fast aid.

For organizations that have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal post-attack handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security incident.

Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating data security and planning for restoring vital data and functions after a security breach demands a continual program involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can support your business at all levels in your attempt to guard your information system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security program. Important areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Threats.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Any company ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist security personnel to inventory the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and build a safe computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include automated remote server monitoring and fast resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breach. Progent can help assess the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate future attacks.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security companies to provide web-based management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus 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 that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

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 create, maintain, find and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to half of time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security engineers can provide unique consulting support in vital facets of network protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web software testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key global security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class technical services for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
In addition to being expert in a broad range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes advanced consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing companies to find out how exposed their IT systems are to serious threats by revealing how effectively corporate security policies and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced 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
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Minneapolis, MinnesotaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information security managers are required to master. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as information security governance, risk management, data protection process control, and crisis response support.

Read more information about Progent's CISM Security Support Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Professionals for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, connection control methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Get more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP certification after thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise
CISA Experts for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively auditing your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for implementing company-wide security policies.

Learn additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Support.

Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Network Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Minneapolis, MinnesotaGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital categories of network, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the security capabilities covered under GIAC certification programs such as auditing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

Read more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Network Security Support
If your organization is situated in Minneapolis or anywhere in the state of Minnesota and you're trying to find computer security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

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