To get immediate remote help with network security problems, businesses in Akron, OH, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide efficient and low-cost help with security crises that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent provides online security help on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no extra fees for sign-up or after hours support. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions result in major bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your business is now fighting a security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Support to learn how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For businesses who have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security incident.
Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating data protection plus preparedness for recovering vital data and functions following an attack demands an on-going process involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified professionals can help your business at all levels in your attempt to protect your IT system, from security assessments to creating a complete security plan. Important technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any business ought to have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies procedures to help IT personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and execute a safe computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an economical option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature continual online server tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can help assess the losses resulting from the attack, restore normal functions, and recover information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also perform a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security problems reduces your downtime and allows Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore an IT network compromised by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as 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 world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security companies to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class expertise in key facets of computer security including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with testing tools and can assist your company to understand assessment reports and react appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web application testing and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical services for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get more details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as supporting a broad array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size advanced support for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable technique for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their networks are to serious attacks by revealing how well corporate security processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Learn the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core skills and international benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are expected to master. It offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in key security areas such as data security governance, vulnerability management, information protection program control, and crisis response management.
Read more details about Progent's CISM Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, define efficient design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious qualification that signifies mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security engineer trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.
Get more details about Progent's CISA Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills necessary to deliver support in vital areas of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your business is situated in Akron or anywhere in Ohio and you're trying to find cybersecurity expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.