To get fast remote help with data security issues, companies in Bakersfield California have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer fast and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email security, secure system design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security certifications including GIAC and ISSAP.
Progent provides online security support on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions turn into major expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your business is now experiencing a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to receive fast help. Progent has a pool of certified network security specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security posture to guard against future attacks.
For businesses that have planned beforehand for a security breech, the formal post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security incident.
Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security and planning for restoring vital information and systems following an attack demands an on-going program involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can help your organization at whatever level in your efforts to secure your information system, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security plan. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies procedures to help security staff to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can install auditing utilities, create and execute a safe computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options include automated online server monitoring and immediate resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in restoring networks and computers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses caused by the breach, restore normal business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend efficient ways to prevent or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Ransomware Hot Line: 800-462-8800
Ransomware needs time to work its way across a network. For this reason, ransomware attacks are typically unleashed on weekends and at night, when support staff are likely to be slower to recognize a penetration and are least able to mount a rapid and forceful defense. The more lateral progress ransomware is able to make inside a target's network, the longer it will require to recover basic IT services and scrambled files and the more data can be exfiltrated to the dark web. Progent's Ransomware Hot Line is designed to guide organizations to complete the urgent first steps in mitigating a ransomware attack by stopping the bleeding. Progent's remote ransomware engineers can help you to identify and isolate breached servers and endpoints and guard clean resources from being compromised. If your system has been penetrated by any strain of ransomware, act fast. Get help quickly by calling Progent's Ransomware Hot Line at 800-462-8800.
Work-from-Home Security Expertise
At-home workers typically use their personal devices and usually work in a unsecured physical space. This increases their susceptibility to malware threats and calls for careful deployment of firewalls, AV tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote monitoring, extensive end-user training, and the creation of policies based on best practices. Progent's veteran team of Work-from-home support experts can help you to design, deploy and maintain an effective cybersecurity solution that guards critical information assets in networks that include at-home workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's managed services for patch management provide businesses of all sizes a versatile and affordable alternative for evaluating, validating, scheduling, applying, and documenting software and firmware updates to your dynamic IT network. In addition to optimizing the security and reliability of your IT network, Progent's patch management services allow your in-house IT staff to concentrate on line-of-business projects and tasks that derive the highest business value from your information network. Read more about Progent's software/firmware update management support services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of outsourced network 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. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates SentinelOne's next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense powered by SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also help you to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
Progent has partnered with leading backup product vendors to create ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of management offerings that provide backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS products automate and monitor your backup operations and allow non-disruptive backup and fast restoration of important files/folders, apps, images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machines. ProSight DPS lets your business recover from data loss resulting from hardware breakdown, natural disasters, fire, cyber attacks such as ransomware, user mistakes, malicious insiders, or software bugs. Managed backup services in the ProSight DPS family include ProSight DPS Altaro VM Backup, ProSight 365 Backup (formerly Altaro Office 365 Backup), ProSight ECHO Backup based on Barracuda dedicated hardware, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent consultant can assist you to identify which of these fully 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 service that uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (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 network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication Solutions
Progent's Duo MFA service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo technology to protect against stolen passwords by using two-factor authentication. Duo supports single-tap identity confirmation with iOS, Android, and other personal devices. With Duo 2FA, whenever you log into a secured application and enter your password you are requested to confirm who you are on a unit that only you have and that is accessed using a different ("out-of-band") network channel. A broad selection of out-of-band devices can be used as this second form of ID validation including a smartphone or wearable, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You can designate several verification devices. For more information about ProSight Duo two-factor 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 ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you're making improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants can provide unique specialized help in key facets of computer security such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive system scans to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar utilities and can assist you to analyze audit results and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software testing and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Learn more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Read more information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
As well as being expert in a wide array of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes top-level support for solutions from other major firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable technique for helping organizations to find out how susceptible their information systems are to serious attacks by showing how well corporate protection procedures and technologies stand up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers using advanced intrusion techniques. Get more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in critical security areas such as data protection governance, vulnerability management, data protection program control, and incident handling support.
Get more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, connection permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Network 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 can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to follow modern 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 include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit professional able to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively evaluating your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies and procedures.
Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Expertise.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills necessary to provide services in important areas of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified professionals for all of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Depend on Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Bakersfield California and you're looking for cybersecurity engineering help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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