For fast online help with data security issues, businesses in Appleton Wisconsin can find expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer fast and economical help with security issues that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are certified to support systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security accreditations including CISM and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security help on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes entail major bills.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your network is currently fighting a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to learn how to get fast help. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned network security experts who offer online and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security posture to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security incident.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Managing network security and planning for recovering critical information and functions following an attack requires a continual program that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified consultants can help your organization at all levels in your attempt to guard your IT network, from security audits to designing a complete security plan. Key areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every business should have a carefully considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to help IT personnel to inventory the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and build a safe IT architecture, and propose processes and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy safe remote access to email and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include continual remote system tracking and fast resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration expertise.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage caused by the breach, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also manage a thorough forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to recommend efficient measures to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Expertise
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to rebuild a network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Cybersecurity Consulting
Work-from-Home workers commonly utilize their own computing devices and usually work in a unsecured physical area. This situation multiplies their susceptibility to cyber attacks and calls for judicious deployment of firewalls, anti-malware tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote endpoint monitoring, extensive end-user education, and the creation of policies based on leading practices. Progent's veteran roster of telecommuter support consultants can assist you to plan, deploy and maintain an effective cybersecurity solution that protects vital IT assets in networks that include remote workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's managed services for patch management provide organizations of any size a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, validating, scheduling, applying, and tracking software and firmware updates to your dynamic information network. In addition to optimizing the security and functionality of your computer network, Progent's software/firmware update management services permit your in-house IT staff to focus on line-of-business initiatives and activities that deliver the highest business value from your network. Learn more about Progent's software/firmware update management services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes SentinelOne's cutting edge behavior analysis technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Progent is a certified SentinelOne Partner. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery powered by SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
Progent has partnered with advanced backup technology companies to create ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of subscription-based management offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS services manage and monitor your data backup operations and allow transparent backup and fast restoration of important files/folders, apps, images, and VMs. ProSight DPS lets your business recover from data loss caused by hardware failures, natural disasters, fire, malware such as ransomware, human error, ill-intentioned employees, or application glitches. Managed backup services available in the ProSight DPS family include ProSight Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Total Backup, ProSight DPS ECHO Backup based on Barracuda purpose-built hardware, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Hybrid Backup. Your Progent expert can assist you to determine which of these fully managed services are best suited for your IT environment.
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 infrastructure of leading information security vendors to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Solutions
Progent's Duo authentication service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to defend against stolen passwords by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports one-tap identity confirmation on Apple iOS, Android, and other out-of-band devices. With 2FA, when you sign into a secured online account and give your password you are asked to confirm your identity via a device that only you possess and that uses a different ("out-of-band") network channel. A broad range of devices can be used for this added form of authentication such as a smartphone or watch, a hardware token, a landline telephone, etc. You can designate multiple validation devices. To learn more about ProSight Duo two-factor identity authentication services, refer to Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication services for telecommuters.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Learn 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 allows you to capture, update, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you're planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of computer security including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of automatic system scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can help you to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Find out more information about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical services for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced penetration testing is a valuable method for allowing businesses to determine how exposed their information systems are to real-world attacks by showing how effectively corporate protection processes and technologies hold up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing advanced hacking methods. Get additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic competencies and international standards of performance that information technology security managers are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and skill to provide efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in vital security disciplines including data security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection process control, and crisis response support.
Find out more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of 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 follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security professional able to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively auditing your IT control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies.
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Services.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver support in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security services covered under GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is located in Appleton Wisconsin and you're looking for cybersecurity consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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