To get immediate online assistance with computer security problems, companies in Rochester, NY, have access to expert support from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple Mac, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses low and avoids situations where simple solutions turn into big charges.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case your network is currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to see how to receive fast help.

For companies who have prepared beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step incident response procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a serious security penetration.

Introduction to Security Services
Managing data security plus preparation for recovering critical data and functions after an attack requires a continual program that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security experts can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to secure your information network, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Any company ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT personnel to assess the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing software, define and build a safe computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature automated remote network tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed because of a security attack. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or contain new assaults.

Fault Tolerant Data Backup and Recovery Systems Built on Data Protection Manager (DPM)
System Center Data Protection Manager is a ground breaking backup and recovery product utilizing fast disk systems to maximize reliability, performance, and ease of administration. Progent's expert Data Protection Manager engineers can assist you to create an effective disaster recovery plan, implement a cost-effective fault-tolerant network infrastructure, configure a Data Protection Manager-based backup and restore system, thoroughly test your system, train your administrative staff or local consultants how to manage Microsoft DPM, or provide extensive IT outsourcing including off-site housing of Microsoft Data Protection Manager machines in Progent's world-class data center. To learn more, see Microsoft DPM Consulting.

Spam and Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique specialized help in key areas of computer security such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with these and similar utilities and can help you to analyze assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert consulting for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable technique for helping businesses to understand how exposed their IT environments are to real-world attacks by testing how thoroughly network protection procedures and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion techniques. Get additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Rochester, New YorkCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification have the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines including data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information security program management, and crisis handling support.

Read more details concerning Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified System Security Engineers for Rochester, New YorkProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Read additional information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Rochester, New YorkProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services
CISA Engineers for Rochester, New YorkThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit professional trained to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Get more details concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Risk Consultants for Rochester, New YorkThe CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for objectively assessing your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies.

Get more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Services.

GIAC Professional Expertise
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Rochester, New YorkGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional has the skills needed to deliver services in vital categories of system, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing networks, incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

Read additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is situated in Rochester or elsewhere in New York and you're trying to find network security help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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