For fast online help with data security issues, businesses in Akron, OH, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer efficient and affordable help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and ISSAP.

Progent offers remote security expertise on a by-the-minute basis without minimum minutes and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where quick fixes result in major bills.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
Network Security Consulting FirmIn case you are currently experiencing a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to learn how to get fast aid. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future attacks.

For businesses that have prepared carefully for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a major security penetration.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing computer security as well as planning for recovering vital information and functions following an attack requires an on-going effort that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can help your business at any level in your efforts to guard your information network, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Every company should have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist security personnel to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe offsite access to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If you are looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature automated online server monitoring and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the breach, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data lost owing to the breach. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or contain new attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also help you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer world-class support in vital areas of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of automatic system tests to reveal possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can help your company to understand audit results and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read more details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn additional details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size expert engineering services for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key method for helping companies to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by showing how thoroughly corporate security procedures and technologies hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Learn more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Akron, OhioCISM defines the core competencies and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security managers are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines such as data security governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process management, and incident response support.

Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Professionals for Akron, OhioProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Akron, OhioProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, define efficient design strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Experts for Akron, OhioThe CISA credential is a prestigious qualification that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security audit professional able to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.

Get additional information concerning Progent's CISA Support Expertise.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Risk Experts for Akron, OhioThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing company-wide security policies.

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GIAC Professional Services
Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Akron, OhioGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional has the knowledge needed to deliver services in critical categories of system, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is located in Akron or anywhere in the state of Ohio and you need network security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.