For fast remote help with data security issues, businesses in Bakersfield California have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to provide efficient and affordable assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers remote security assistance on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional fees for sign-up or after hours support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
If your business is currently faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent has a pool of seasoned cybersecurity specialists who can provide online and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For companies who have planned in advance for an attack, the formal incident handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Managing network security plus preparedness for recovering critical data and functions after an attack requires an on-going process involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can support your business at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information system, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Any business ought to develop a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to assist security staff to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business operations. Progent can install scanning software, define and build a safe network architecture, and propose processes and policies to enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design secure remote access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature continual online system monitoring and quick response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government and industry security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and recover data lost owing to the breach. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and using other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your downtime and allows Progent to suggest effective strategies to prevent or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an information system damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware removal and recovery services.
Work-from-Home Cybersecurity Solutions
At-home employees commonly use their personal devices and often operate in a poorly secured physical area. This increases their vulnerability to cyber threats and calls for judicious configuration of corporate firewalls, AV tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote monitoring, intensive end-user training, and the development of policies built on leading practices. Progent's veteran team of telecommuter solutions experts can assist your business to design, configure and maintain an effective security solution that protects vital IT assets in environments that include an at-home workforce.
Patch Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management provide organizations of all sizes a flexible and cost-effective alternative for evaluating, testing, scheduling, applying, and documenting updates to your ever-evolving information network. In addition to maximizing the security and reliability of your computer network, Progent's software/firmware update management services allow your IT staff to focus on line-of-business initiatives and activities that deliver maximum business value from your network. Find out more about Progent's patch management support services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio 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 and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete threat progression including protection, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
Progent has partnered with leading backup technology vendors to produce ProSight Data Protection Services, a family of offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service. All ProSight DPS products automate and track your backup operations and enable non-disruptive backup and fast recovery of critical files/folders, apps, images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machines. ProSight DPS helps your business avoid data loss resulting from equipment failures, natural disasters, fire, malware like ransomware, user mistakes, ill-intentioned employees, or application bugs. Managed backup services in the ProSight DPS selection include ProSight DPS Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Backup, ProSight DPS ECHO Backup based on Barracuda purpose-built hardware, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Hybrid Backup. Your Progent consultant can help you to determine which of these managed services are most appropriate for your network.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 leading data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, 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 information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Services
Progent's Duo MFA service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to protect against stolen passwords through the use of two-factor authentication. Duo enables one-tap identity verification with Apple iOS, Android, and other personal devices. With Duo 2FA, when you sign into a protected online account and enter your password you are asked to confirm who you are via a unit that only you have and that uses a different network channel. A wide range of out-of-band devices can be utilized as this added means of ID validation including a smartphone or watch, a hardware token, a landline telephone, etc. You can register several validation devices. For more information about ProSight Duo identity validation services, refer to Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for at-home workers.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youÔŅĹre planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide world-class expertise in key areas of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive system scans to reveal possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web application testing and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Learn more information about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and IS routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn more information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to supporting a wide array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration testing is a key technique for allowing organizations to find out how vulnerable their networks are to serious threats by showing how thoroughly network protection processes and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion methods. Get additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
CISM defines the basic competencies and international standards of service that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM offers business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information protection program control, and crisis response support.
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CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, access permission systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
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CISA Security Auditor Professional Services
The CISA accreditation is a recognized qualification that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security engineer able to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit services, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IS control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver services in key categories of network, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your business is located in Bakersfield California and you're trying to find network security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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