To get immediate remote help with computer security issues, companies in Akron Ohio can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer effective and low-cost help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers online security help on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no extra fees for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes entail major expenses.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your network is now fighting a network security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Computer Help to see how to get immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified network security experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future exploits.
For companies that have planned beforehand for being hacked, the formal incident response procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer protection plus staying ready for recovering critical data and systems following an attack demands an on-going process that entails an array of tools and processes. Progent's security consultants can assist your organization at any level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security program. Some areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Designing and Building Protected Environments
Every business should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies activities to help IT staff to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a secure network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to email and information, and configure an efficient VPN.
If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature continual online server monitoring and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost owing to the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend efficient measures to prevent or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Consulting
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore a network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.
Work-from-Home Security Expertise
At-home workers commonly use their own computing devices and often work in a unsecured physical area. This situation multiplies their susceptibility to cyber threats and requires careful configuration of corporate firewalls, AV tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote endpoint monitoring, thorough end-user education, and the creation of security policies based on leading practices. Progent's veteran group of Work-from-home solutions experts can assist you to design, implement and manage a compliant security solution that guards critical IT assets in environments that incorporate at-home workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's support services for patch management offer businesses of any size a flexible and affordable solution for assessing, validating, scheduling, applying, and tracking software and firmware updates to your dynamic IT system. In addition to optimizing the protection and functionality of your IT network, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your IT staff to focus on more strategic initiatives and activities that derive the highest business value from your information network. Read more about Progent's patch management services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
Progent has partnered with advanced backup/restore technology companies to produce ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of management offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS services manage and monitor your backup processes and allow non-disruptive backup and rapid recovery of important files, apps, images, and VMs. ProSight DPS helps your business avoid data loss resulting from equipment breakdown, natural calamities, fire, cyber attacks such as ransomware, user error, ill-intentioned insiders, or application bugs. Managed backup services available in the ProSight DPS portfolio include ProSight DPS Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Backup, ProSight ECHO Backup using Barracuda dedicated hardware, and ProSight MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent consultant can assist you to identify which of these managed services are most appropriate for your IT environment.
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 infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Services
Progent's Duo authentication services utilize Cisco's Duo cloud technology to protect against compromised passwords through the use of two-factor authentication. Duo enables one-tap identity confirmation with Apple iOS, Google Android, and other personal devices. Using Duo 2FA, whenever you sign into a protected application and give your password you are asked to verify your identity on a device that only you possess and that uses a separate network channel. A wide selection of devices can be utilized for this second form of authentication including a smartphone or wearable, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You may register multiple verification devices. To find out more about Duo identity validation services, refer to Duo MFA two-factor authentication services for an at-home workforce.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more details 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 makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youï¿½re making enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in key areas of network security including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of automatic network tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with scanning utilities and can help your company to analyze assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out the details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
In addition to supporting a broad array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable method for helping organizations to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious threats by testing how effectively corporate protection processes and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Get more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the fundamental skills and international standards of service that IT security professionals are required to master. It offers business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their certification have the experience and skill to offer efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in key security areas such as information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process control, and incident response management.
Learn more details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Get additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious qualification that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security engineer trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Get the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services.
CRISC Risk Management Experts
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IT control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies and procedures.
Read additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to deliver services in vital categories of system, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of certified professionals for any of the network security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing security systems, incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
Read more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is located in Akron Ohio and you need network security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
Ohio State Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the state of Ohio.
Progent locations in Ohio State
||1717 Brittain Rd
Akron, OH 44310
||Akron Network Support Services
||250 East 5th Street, 15th Floor
Cincinnati, OH 45202
||Cincinnati Network Support Services
||2515 Jay Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44113
||Cleveland Network Support Services
||20 S 3rd St, Suite 210
Columbus, OH 43215
||Columbus Network Support Services
||301 W 1st St, Suite 200
Dayton, OH 45402
||Dayton Network Support Services
||5533 Southwyck Boulevard, Suite 101
Toledo, OH 43614
||Toledo Network Support Services