To get fast remote help with data security problems, businesses in Portland, OR, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide fast and economical help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services addresses firewall configuration, email security, protected network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent offers online security support services on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and without additional charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level support, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes turn into major bills.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case your business is now experiencing a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support to learn how to get immediate aid.

For companies who have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a serious security penetration.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating data security plus planning for recovering vital data and functions following an attack requires an on-going effort involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security engineers can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to secure your IT network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Any organization ought to develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to help IT personnel to evaluate the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, design protected remote access to e-mail and data, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is interested in an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature continual remote network monitoring and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online 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 restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the breach, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or mitigate new attacks.

Near Continuous Data Backup Strategies Based on Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager is a powerful data backup and recovery technology centered around disk-to-disk subsystems to optimize reliability, throughput, and manageability. Progent's expert Microsoft Data Protection Manager engineers can assist you to develop an effective business continuity plan, implement a cost-effective fault-tolerant network infrastructure, deploy a Microsoft Data Protection Manager-powered backup and recovery system, thoroughly validate your system, teach your administrative staff or regular consultants how to manage Data Protection Manager, or handle extensive information technology support outsourcing including remote housing of Microsoft Data Protection Manager servers in Progent's data center. For details, 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 leading information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

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

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system scans to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these tools and can assist you to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application testing and can perform thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major global security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Learn more details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network products including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get the details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
In addition to being expert in a wide array of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes top-level consulting for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key technique for helping organizations to understand how exposed their information systems are to real-world attacks by showing how thoroughly network protection procedures and mechanisms hold up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Get more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Portland, OregonCertified Information Security Manager defines the basic skills and worldwide standards of performance that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their certification possess the experience and skill to offer efficient security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as data protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and crisis response support.

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

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Qualified Network Security Professionals for Portland, OregonProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP status through verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, access control systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Get the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Portland, OregonProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation after rigorous examination and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Read more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Portland, OregonThe CISA credential is an important achievement that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security consultant able to help companies in the areas of IS audit process, IT governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
CRISC Risk Engineers for Portland, OregonThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and carry out a business continuity plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining company-wide security policies.

Find out more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Support.

GIAC Consulting Expertise
Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Portland, OregonGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in critical categories of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified professionals for any of the network security services addressed under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing security systems, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Portland or elsewhere in Oregon and you're looking for computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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