To get fast remote assistance with computer security problems, companies in Mobile, AL, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service staff is ready to provide efficient and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to support systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides remote security assistance on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without extra fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple fixes turn into major expenses.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case your business is now experiencing a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help to see how to get fast assistance.

For companies that have planned carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security penetration.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Managing network security as well as preparation for restoring vital information and functions following an attack requires a continual program involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified professionals can assist your business at any level in your efforts to guard your information system, from security audits to designing a complete security plan. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.

Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company ought to have a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist IT personnel to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and execute a safe network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include non-stop remote network tracking and fast response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed because of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the breach, restore ordinary functions, and recover information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and allows Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or mitigate future assaults.

Near Continuous Data Backup Solutions Based on Microsoft DPM
Microsoft DPM is a powerful fault tolerant backup and restore solution utilizing fast disk subsystems to maximize network uptime, performance, and ease of administration. Progent's certified Microsoft DPM engineers can assist your company to develop a practical business continuity strategy, design a cost-effective non-stop IT architecture, deploy a DPM-based backup and recovery system, thoroughly test your DPM system, show your IT staff or regular service providers how to manage DPM, or handle complete IT support outsourcing including off-site housing of Microsoft DPM servers in Progent's data center facility. To read more, visit Microsoft Data Protection Manager Consulting Services.

Spam/Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide unique expertise in key facets of network protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can assist you to understand assessment reports and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Learn more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Get additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.

Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as supporting a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of any size expert consulting for products from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Penetration Checking Services
Stealth penetration testing is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to determine how exposed their IT systems are to real-world attacks by testing how thoroughly network protection processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest hacking methods. Learn additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Mobile, AlabamaCISM identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of service that information security managers are expected to master. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information security governance, risk assessment, information security process control, and incident handling support.

Find out more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Assistance.

CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Mobile, AlabamaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, access control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read more information about Progent's CISSP Support Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Mobile, AlabamaProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation after rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.

Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Mobile, AlabamaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit engineer trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, protecting information resources, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional details about Progent's CISA Support Services.

CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Risk Engineers for Mobile, AlabamaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially auditing your IT management mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for designing security policies and procedures.

Read the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Services.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
Network Security Experts with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Mobile, AlabamaGIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver services in vital areas of system, data, and 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 support of certified consultants for any of the security services addressed under GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing networks, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Mobile or elsewhere in the state of Alabama and you're trying to find security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

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