To get fast online help with data security problems, companies in Minneapolis, MN, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide efficient and economical help with security problems that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected network architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent offers remote security support on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and without additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions entail big bills.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
If you are currently faced with a security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to learn how to receive immediate assistance.

For businesses that have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security incident.

Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer security and preparation for restoring critical information and functions following an attack requires an on-going effort that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security experts can support your organization at any level in your efforts to safeguard your IT system, ranging from security assessments to designing a complete security plan. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Threats.

Planning and Building Protected Environments
Any business should have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan defines activities to assist IT staff to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a safe computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, design protected offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If your company is interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include automated remote network monitoring and fast resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function following a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the attack, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a thorough forensic analysis by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to propose effective strategies to prevent or mitigate future assaults.

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

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. 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 business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network 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 information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer world-class expertise in vital facets of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can help your company to analyze assessment reports and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Get additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes expert support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for allowing businesses to determine how vulnerable their information systems are to potential attacks by showing how well corporate protection processes and mechanisms stand up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion methods. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Minneapolis, MinnesotaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and international benchmarks of service that computer security managers are expected to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the background and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in vital security disciplines such as information security governance, risk management, information security program control, and incident response support.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Professionals for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, access permission systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

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

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can help your company with all phases of architecture security.

Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISA Consulting Services
CISA Engineers for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively assessing your IT management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing security policies.

Read additional details concerning Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC Professional Services
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Minneapolis, MinnesotaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge needed to provide support in vital areas of network, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the United States NSA. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Minneapolis or elsewhere in Minnesota and you need security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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