To get immediate remote assistance with computer security issues, businesses in St. Paul, MN, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer efficient and affordable assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services covers firewall technology, email security, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security accreditations including Global Information Assurance Certification and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides online security assistance on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and without extra charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions turn into major charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are currently experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to find out how to get immediate help.
For businesses who have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step incident response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security incident.
Introduction to Security Expertise
Managing network protection as well as planning for restoring vital information and systems after an attack demands an on-going program that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security experts can help your organization at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your IT system, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Any business should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies activities to help IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can install scanning software, create and build a secure network infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient VPN.
If your company is interested in an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services include non-stop online server monitoring and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the damage resulting from the breach, restore normal business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the event. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend efficient measures to prevent or mitigate new assaults.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent offers a selection of affordable, fixed-price monthly managed services intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of leading information security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. Find out more about Progent's Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Content Filtering and Data Leakage Prevention.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as IPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide unique consulting support in key facets of IT protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar utilities and can help you to understand audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application testing and can perform expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Learn the details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco 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 (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Get the details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
As well as being expert in a broad array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size advanced support for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital method for helping companies to find out how exposed their information systems are to potential attacks by testing how well network protection processes and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
CISM defines the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. CISM offers business management the confidence that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in vital security areas such as information protection governance, vulnerability management, information protection program control, and incident handling management.
Read the details concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, access control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Read the details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.
ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts are experts who have been awarded ISSAP certification following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Learn more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Support.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security professional trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery planning.
Get the details about Progent's CISA Support Services.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially evaluating your IT management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies.
Get the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Support.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver services in critical categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the help of certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
Read more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is situated in St. Paul or elsewhere in Minnesota and you're trying to find network security engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.