For fast online assistance with data security problems, companies in Rochester, NY, have access to world-class support from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service staff is available to provide efficient and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent provides remote security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no additional fees for setup or after hours service. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where quick fixes turn into major expenses.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do?
If your network is now faced with a network security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support to see how to get fast help.

For organizations who have planned beforehand for being hacked, the formal incident response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security penetration.

Overview of Security Expertise
Managing computer security as well as preparation for restoring critical information and functions following an attack requires a continual process involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can support your business at all levels in your attempt to secure your IT network, from security evaluation to designing a complete security plan. Important areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Threats.

Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Every business should have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can install scanning software, define and implement a safe IT infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy safe offsite access to email and data, and install an effective virtual private network.

If you are interested in an economical option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature continual remote network tracking and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, 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 devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend effective measures to avoid or contain new attacks.

Zero Downtime Data Backup and Restore Planning Based on Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager (DPM) is a ground breaking backup and recovery product based on high-speed disk systems to optimize network uptime, speed, and ease of administration. Progent's expert Microsoft Data Protection Manager support professionals can help your company to create a practical business continuity plan, implement a cost-effective high-availability IT architecture, configure a Microsoft DPM-powered backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your DPM system, teach your IT personnel or regular service providers how to manage Data Protection Manager, or provide extensive information technology support outsourcing such as off-site hosting of Data Protection Manager machines in Progent's world-class data center. To learn more, see Data Protection Manager Consulting and Support Services.

Spam and Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.

Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers can provide world-class expertise in vital areas of network protection including:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can assist you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Find out more details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver world-class consulting services for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
In addition to being expert in a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert engineering services for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a key method for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by revealing how effectively corporate security procedures and technologies stand up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Rochester, New YorkCISM defines the core skills and international standards of performance that information technology security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in key security areas including data security governance, vulnerability management, information security process management, and incident response support.

Read additional information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Rochester, New YorkProgent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through demonstrated professional work, 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 official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Rochester, New YorkProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are experts who have earned ISSAP accreditation as a result of rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Get additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Experts for Rochester, New YorkThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important qualification that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional able to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.

Get additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Rochester, New YorkThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies.

Find out additional details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Expertise.

GIAC Professional Services
Security Engineers with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Rochester, New YorkGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in vital areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent offers the support of certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is located in Rochester or elsewhere in the state of New York and you're trying to find security support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

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