To get fast remote assistance with data security problems, businesses in Bakersfield, CA, can find world-class support from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer effective and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to support systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services addresses firewall technology, email security, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum times and no additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes entail big bills.

We've Been Attacked: What Do We Do Now?
Network Security ConsultingIn case your business is now experiencing a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to see how to receive fast aid. Progent has a pool of veteran cybersecurity experts who offer online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.

For organizations that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing computer protection plus preparedness for restoring vital information and functions after a security breach requires an on-going program that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can help your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your IT network, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to help IT staff to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing software, create and build a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature non-stop remote system tracking and fast resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering networks and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the attack, restore normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough failure analysis by examining event logs and using a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to prevent or contain new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild a network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight series 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. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, see 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 or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class specialized help in key facets of computer protection including:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of comprehensive system tests to identify possible security holes. Progent has extensive skills with testing utilities and can assist you to analyze audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also offer web software validation and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major industry security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Get more information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Read more information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes advanced engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration testing is a vital technique for allowing businesses to understand how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by revealing how effectively network security policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Learn the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
CISM Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core skills and international standards of service that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification possess the background and skill to provide effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information security governance, risk assessment, information security process management, and crisis handling management.

Learn more details about Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Engineers for Bakersfield, CaliforniaProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional information about Progent's CISSP Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaProgent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Architecture Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations 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 support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all key system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.

Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that indicates expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security professional able to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.

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CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Risk Consultants for Bakersfield, CaliforniaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively evaluating your IT management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing security policies.

Learn additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Expertise.

GIAC Support Services
Network Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Bakersfield, CaliforniaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional has the skills necessary to deliver support in critical categories of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for all of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification topics such as assessing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Contact Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is located in Bakersfield or anywhere in California and you're trying to find computer security help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.