For immediate online assistance with network security issues, companies in Austin, TX, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost help with security issues that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and ISSAP.
Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and no additional fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by delivering top-level support, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes turn into major expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case you are now fighting a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to see how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security experts who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection as well as preparedness for restoring critical information and systems after a security breach demands an on-going program that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security experts can help your business at all levels in your attempt to secure your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security program. Some areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.
Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Any business should have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both preventive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to assist IT personnel to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and build a safe computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature automated remote system tracking and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that comply with government and industry data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the breach, restore normal functions, and recover data compromised owing to the event. Progent's security engineers can also perform a thorough failure analysis by examining event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight line of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. 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 (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical data. 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 and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful 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. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With 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 machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in key facets of network protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to reveal potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can assist your company to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web software validation and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Read more details about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced consulting for security products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Stealth intrusion checking is a key method for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to serious threats by revealing how effectively network protection processes and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using the latest intrusion techniques. Learn more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
CISM identifies the core skills and international benchmarks of service that information security managers are required to achieve. It provides business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines such as information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data security program management, and incident response management.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.
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 as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants have earned ISSAP accreditation as a result of rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious qualification that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security audit consultant trained to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit process, IT administration, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies.
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GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to provide services in key categories of network, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions throughout the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your business is situated in Austin or anywhere in Texas and you need cybersecurity engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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