For immediate remote help with network security issues, companies in Akron, OH, have access to world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is ready to offer efficient and affordable help with security crises that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers remote security assistance on a per-minute model without minimum call duration and no extra fees for setup or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into major bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are now faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to find out how to get immediate help. Progent has a pool of seasoned network security specialists who offer remote and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For organizations that have prepared in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step incident handling procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security incident.
Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating data protection as well as preparation for recovering critical information and systems after an attack demands a continual effort involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can support your business at any level in your attempt to protect your IT network, from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security plan. Important areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Any company should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both preventive and reactive elements. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines activities to help IT staff to inventory the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services include continual remote system tracking and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with government and industry data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security breakdown. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary business operations, and recover information compromised owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class specialized help in key facets of IT protection such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of comprehensive network scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has broad experience with scanning utilities and can assist you to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Find out the details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a broad array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced support for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for allowing businesses to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world threats by showing how thoroughly corporate security policies and technologies stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security professionals are required to achieve. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification possess the background and skill to offer effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines such as data security governance, vulnerability management, data protection process control, and crisis response management.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Get more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security engineer able to help businesses in the fields of IS audit services, IT administration, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and carry out a business continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for objectively auditing your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the skills appropriate to deliver support in important categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified professionals for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics including auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your company is situated in Akron or anywhere in the state of Ohio and you need network security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.