To get immediate remote help with data security problems, companies in Albany, NY, can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and affordable help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security engineers are premier to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes entail big expenses.

We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIf your business is now experiencing a network security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent has a pool of certified network security specialists who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future exploits.

For businesses who have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a serious security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating network security as well as planning for recovering critical information and functions after a security breach demands a continual effort that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified professionals can help your business at all levels in your attempt to guard your information system, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Secure Environments
Any company ought to have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to assist security personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the experience, and restore business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can install scanning software, create and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to email and information, and configure an efficient VPN.

If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature automated remote server monitoring and fast response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration 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.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the breach, restore normal functions, and recover data compromised owing to the breach. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose effective measures to avoid or mitigate new attacks.

Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore a network compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers offer unique expertise in vital facets of network security such as:

Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can assist you to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with major worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Read more details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
As well as being expert in a wide range of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced engineering services for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a key method for helping companies to understand how exposed their networks are to potential threats by testing how well network security policies and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Albany, New YorkCISM identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of service that information security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification possess the background and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your organization in key security areas including information security governance, risk assessment, information protection program control, and crisis response management.

Find out the details about Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Experts for Albany, New YorkProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Get more information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Albany, New YorkProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status following rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all phases of architecture security.

Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity 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 can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consultants for Albany, New YorkThe CISA credential is a prestigious achievement that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit professional able to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Read more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Experts for Albany, New YorkThe CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing security policies and procedures.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
Network Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Albany, New YorkGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified professional has the knowledge needed to deliver support in key areas of system, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the support of certified professionals for any of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs such as assessing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is situated in Albany or anywhere in the state of New York and you're looking for network security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.