Computer viruses and hacking are steadily increasing in frequency and complexity. Threats include data loss as a result of malicious intent; web-based viruses, worms, and denial of service attacks; security compromises by inside sources; and attacks aimed at taking or damaging valuable resources.

Progent's expert security engineers can help your company to protect your macOS or OS X environment by providing support services which include running security audits, recovering from virus and worm security breaches, configuring firewalls, designing protected remote and mobile connectivity, deploying automated software for defense against viruses, worms, and denial of service attacks, and creating a comprehensive security plan that fits your business needs and network environment.

Administering and coordinating virus prevention and detection along with the ability to restore critical systems demands a continual effort that involves an array of technologies, processes, and guidelines. Progent's CISM and GIAC-premier security engineers can assist you in your attempts to protect your IT system by offering consulting services that run from security assessments to developing and executing a comprehensive security strategy. Progent provides affordable on-demand support, subscription-based managed services, and scheduled consulting both online and in person to help small companies to configure and support secure cross-platform IT environments powered by Apple macOS or OS X, Linux, Windows, and Cisco products.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection for macOS, OS X and iOS Endpoints
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) is a subscription-based managed service that offers ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, portable devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP's solution includes firewall protection, alerts, device management, and web filtering via state-of-the-art prevention, detection, investigation, and response tools built into a unified agent managed from a single web console. Operating systems supported include Apple macOS, Apple OS X, iOS, Windows, Linux, and Android. One agent protects any mix of virtualization platforms, cloud environments, operating systems and physical endpoints. To learn more about ProSight ESP and other management solutions in the ProSight product family, visit ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services.

Security Evaluation
Progent's certified security consultants can carry out extensive security audits on your Apple macOS or OS X environment by checking for outdated or missing security updates, security holes, unnecessary open ports, abandoned user accounts, and password policy. During a security audit, Progent can also perform an inventory of your company's network, detect potential Trojans on networked computers, and find out whether the operating system is disclosing excessive information.

Prevention
Progent can consult with you about ways to build security into your business processes. Progent can deploy monitoring and security assessment software, plan and implement a secure network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security consultants are available to assist you to set up a firewall, facilitate protected offsite connectivity to email, data and programs, and implement virtual private networks (VPNs).

System Recovery and Virus Removal
Progent has expertise in recovering systems that have been attacked, are suspect, or have crashed because a security breakdown. Progent can help you to assess the damage caused by the attack, restore data damaged by the breach, and enable your business to get back quickly to regular operations. Progent's expertise with security issues reduces your lost productivity and allows Progent to propose proven methods to avoid or contain future attacks.

Security Planning
Every company should have a seriously thought out security plan that details both proactive and response procedures. The protective or defensive plan is a collection of steps designed to minimize exposure. The response or post-attack plan helps security personnel to assess the impact of an attack, fix any damage, document the experience, and have business functions running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's seasoned macOS and Mac OS X security consultants can help your company to execute a comprehensive security evaluation and define a computer security plan to enact protection policies and enforcement to minimize potential threats.

Cisco PIX and ASA Firewalls Support
Progent can give you access to a Cisco CCIE network engineer or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to assist you to select, deploy, and maintain Cisco ASA and PIX Firewalls. Find out more about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower expertise.

Certified Support for Cisco Security and VPN Products
Progent's Cisco CCIE network engineers and CCNP professionals can provide in-depth consulting for Cisco's complete line of security and VPN solutions including integrated services routers, Catalyst switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and VPN access concentrator. Learn more about Progent's support for Cisco security and Virtual Private Network solutions.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
As well as supporting a wide array of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide small and mid-size businesses expert engineering services for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Consulting services offered by Progent include:

Spam and Virus Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's email spam and content filtering solution that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall.

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced penetration assessment is a key method for allowing businesses to determine how open their IT systems are to real-world attacks by testing how well current network security processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Unannounced Penetration Assessment Services.

CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information technology security managers are required to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines such as information security governance, risk assessment, data protection process control, and crisis handling management.

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CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professionals) Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP certification through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP (Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals) Consulting Support for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP certification after rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.

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CISA Professional Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security consultant trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance specialists offer support for any of the security services addressed within the GIAC certification including evaluating infrastructure vulnerability, security incident management and response, intrusion detection, web-based application security and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions for compliance with government requirements for reporting security incidents.

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Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If you want macOS or OS X network security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.