For immediate online assistance with data security problems, companies in Anchorage Alaska can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer efficient and affordable assistance with security problems that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent can deliver expert guidance for key security and restoration solutions including AI-driven End Point Protection and Response, MDR (Managed Detection and Response), full system restoration validation, immutable backup, and off-premises backup. Progent's wide range of services covers firewall expertise, email security, secure network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and CISSP.
Progent offers online security assistance on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and without additional fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick solutions result in big bills.
Ransomware Hot Line: 800-462-8800
Ransomware needs time to work its way across a network. Because of this, ransomware assaults are commonly launched on weekends and at night, when IT personnel are likely to be slower to become aware of a penetration and are least able to organize a quick and coordinated response. The more lateral progress ransomware is able to achieve within a target's network, the more time it will require to restore basic IT services and scrambled files and the more information can be stolen and posted to the dark web. Progent's Ransomware Hot Line is designed to assist you to complete the time-critical first steps in responding to a ransomware assault by putting out the fire. Progent's online ransomware engineers can assist you to identify and isolate breached servers and endpoints and guard undamaged assets from being penetrated. If your network has been penetrated by any strain of ransomware, don't panic. Get help quickly by calling Progent's Ransomware Hot Line at 800-462-8800.
We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case you are currently fighting a network security emergency other than ransomware, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support to find out how to get immediate help. Progent maintains a pool of certified network security experts who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing computer protection as well as preparedness for recovering vital data and systems following a security breach requires a continual effort that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's security professionals can support your business at any level in your efforts to guard your information system, ranging from security assessments to designing a complete security plan. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every organization ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT staff to assess the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and restore network functions as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can configure scanning software, create and execute a safe network architecture, and propose processes and policies to enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to email and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature non-stop remote system monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend effective measures to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore a network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Cybersecurity Consulting
Work-from-Home (WFH) staff members typically use their own devices and often work in a poorly secured physical space. This multiplies their susceptibility to malware attacks and calls for careful configuration of corporate firewalls, anti-malware tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote monitoring, intensive end-user education, and the creation of policies based on leading practices. Progent's seasoned group of telecommuter solutions experts can help your business to plan, deploy and maintain an effective cybersecurity solution that protects vital IT assets in networks that incorporate remote workers.
Patch Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management provide organizations of any size a versatile and affordable alternative for evaluating, validating, scheduling, implementing, and documenting updates to your dynamic information system. In addition to optimizing the protection and reliability of your computer network, Progent's software/firmware update management services permit your IT team to concentrate on line-of-business projects and tasks that deliver the highest business value from your information network. Find out more about Progent's patch management services.
Extended Detection and Response (XDR) Powered by SentinelOne
SentinelOne's Singularity portfolio is a subscription-based, cloud-centered threat management platform that features computer learning algorithms and professional services to deliver enterprise-class endpoint detection and response (Singularity EDR) and extended detection and response (Singularity XDR). SentinelOne's compact software agents can be installed in minutes to protect popular endpoints against modern assaults such as ransomware, known and brand-new malware, trojan viruses, hacking toolkits, memory exploits, malicious scripts, invasive macros, and living-off-the-land (LotL) abuse. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner and reseller and manages thousands of endpoints protected by SentinelOne technology. SentinelOne Singularity is always the first EDR response software deployed by Progent to provide control and visibility of a client's network in the first stages of a ransomware recovery emergency. For more details, refer to Progent's SentinelOne-powered Extended Detection and Response consulting.
Expertise with Horizon3.ai's NodeZero Penetration Testing Solutions
NodeZero from Horizon3.ai is a leading-edge penetration test (pentest) product family that can deliver continuous, concurrent, automated assessment of your internal and perimeter network so you can expose, prioritize, remediate, and verify security weaknesses before threat actors can exploit them. Progent offers the expertise of a NodeZero Certified Operator (NCO) who can assist you to deploy NodeZero to perform comprehensive penetration tests of your network perimeter and your internal network in order to evaluate your present security posture. Progent can also help you to harden your existing network security and can assist you to plan and deploy a cohesive cybersecurity ecosystem that streamlines management and provides optimum cyber defense for on-premises, cloud-based, and perimeter IT assets. To find out additional details about Progent's vulnerability assessment services powered by on NodeZero's pentest products, visit Consulting Services for NodeZero's Penetration Test Platform.
Stealth Penetration (PEN) Security Assessment Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a key component of any overall network security plan. Progent's security professionals can perform thorough penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's internal IT resources. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event log monitoring are correctly set up and actively monitored. Progent can provide continuous automatic penetration testing to define your internal and external attack surface and to identify ways that vulnerabilities, unsafe configurations, stolen credentials, skipped patches, and dangerous product defaults can be chained together by hackers into the multi-front attacks typical of the latest strains of ransomware. Learn more about Progent's Stealth Penetration Intrusion Testing Experts.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management 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 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 service that utilizes SentinelOne's next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Progent is a certified SentinelOne Partner. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery powered by SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
Progent has partnered with leading backup/restore product companies to produce ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of subscription-based management offerings that provide backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS products manage and track your backup operations and allow transparent backup and fast recovery of vital files, apps, system images, plus VMs. ProSight DPS lets you recover from data loss caused by hardware breakdown, natural calamities, fire, malware such as ransomware, human mistakes, malicious insiders, or application glitches. Managed services in the ProSight DPS family include ProSight Altaro VM Backup with immutable cloud storage, ProSight 365 Backup (formerly Altaro Office 365 Backup), ProSight ECHO Backup using Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent consultant can assist you to determine which of these fully managed backup 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 technology of top information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication Services
Progent's Duo MFA managed services incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to protect against stolen passwords through the use of two-factor authentication. Duo supports single-tap identity verification with Apple iOS, Google Android, and other personal devices. Using Duo 2FA, when you sign into a secured online account and give your password you are requested to confirm who you are on a unit that only you possess and that is accessed using a different ("out-of-band") network channel. A broad range of devices can be used as this added means of ID validation including a smartphone or watch, a hardware/software token, a landline phone, etc. You can register several verification devices. To learn more about ProSight Duo two-factor identity authentication services, refer to Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for an at-home workforce.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs 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 apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting provider. Find out 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 makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you're planning improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers offer world-class expertise in key areas of network security such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive network tests to identify potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with these utilities and can assist you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Get more details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical support for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Get additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes advanced engineering services for security products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Certified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information technology security managers are required to master. It provides business 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 consultant to assist your enterprise in key security areas including information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection process management, and crisis handling support.
Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security design and models, connection permission methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Get the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with 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 network security consultant to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security professional trained to help companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting data resources, and business continuity planning.
Read more details concerning Progent's CISA Support Expertise.
CRISC Network Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially assessing your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies and procedures.
Get additional information concerning Progent's CRISC Network Risk Management Services.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the skills appropriate to deliver support in critical categories of system, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing security systems, security incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Anchorage Alaska and you're trying to find cybersecurity consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
Alaska State Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout Alaska.
Progent locations in Alaska State