To get fast remote help with data security problems, companies in Austin, TX, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and ISSAP.
Progent offers online security expertise on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and no additional fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick fixes turn into major charges.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
If you are currently faced with a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Computer Help to learn how to get immediate aid. Progent has a pool of veteran cybersecurity specialists who can provide online and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security penetration.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Coordinating computer security plus preparation for recovering critical information and functions after a security breach demands a continual program that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified professionals can assist your business at any level in your attempt to protect your IT system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Any business should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive network functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your business processes. Progent can install scanning utilities, define and execute a secure network infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services include continual online server monitoring and quick response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the assault, restore ordinary functions, and recover data lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by examining event logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore an information system compromised by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of critical data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, 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 a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
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 data security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs 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 fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network 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 data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of network protection such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can help you to analyze assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software validation and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read more information about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced support for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for helping companies to find out how exposed their information systems are to serious attacks by revealing how well network protection procedures and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion methods. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic competencies and international standards of performance that IT security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their accreditation possess the experience and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your organization in critical security disciplines such as data security governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and crisis handling support.
Find out more details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.
CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection permission systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Get additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP status after thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Infrastructure Engineering Services.
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 associated with 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 expert to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security consultant able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, IT administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services.
CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing security policies.
Find out additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide support in vital areas of network, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification programs including auditing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
Read more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Austin or elsewhere in the state of Texas and you're looking for computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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