For immediate online assistance with network security issues, companies in Bakersfield, CA, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to provide efficient and low-cost help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are certified to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, protected system infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including GIAC and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and without extra fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where quick fixes result in big bills.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIf you are now faced with a network security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent has a pool of veteran network security specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.

For companies who have prepared beforehand for an attack, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security penetration.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security and planning for restoring vital data and systems after a security breach demands an on-going effort that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified consultants can support your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If your company is interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options feature automated online network monitoring and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the breach, restore ordinary functions, and recover data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to recommend efficient ways to prevent or contain new assaults.

Ransomware Removal and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an IT network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.

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 state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite 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 and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer unique expertise in vital facets of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system tests to uncover potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar tools and can help you to analyze audit results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important industry security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Read additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as being expert in a wide range of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level support for security products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a key technique for helping companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world attacks by revealing how well network protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Get more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaCISM identifies the basic skills and worldwide standards of service that IT security managers are expected to achieve. It offers business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation possess the experience and skill to offer efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your organization in critical security areas including data protection governance, risk assessment, information security program management, and incident response support.

Read more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Assistance.

CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Specialists for Bakersfield, CaliforniaProgent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, connection control methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out additional details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP status after thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess 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. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the services 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 consultant to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth 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 Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Engineers for Bakersfield, CaliforniaThe CISA accreditation is a prestigious qualification that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Get more information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise.

CRISC Risk Management Experts
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers 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 organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively assessing your IS control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing security policies.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Network Security Engineers with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Bakersfield, CaliforniaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the skills necessary to provide support in vital areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Depend on Progent for Network Security Support
If your business is located in Bakersfield or elsewhere in the state of California and you need cybersecurity engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.