For fast remote help with network security problems, companies in Baton Rouge, LA, can find expert support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, protected network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers remote security assistance on a by-the-minute model with no minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where quick fixes result in major charges.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
If your network is now faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Computer Support to see how to get immediate assistance. Progent has a team of seasoned network security specialists who can provide online and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For businesses who have prepared in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network security and planning for recovering critical data and systems following an attack requires an on-going process that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can help your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every organization should have a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive steps. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to help IT personnel to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected online and mobile connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an economical way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services feature non-stop remote network tracking and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government and industry security requirements. (Learn 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.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage caused by the assault, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the services of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's security consultants offer world-class specialized help in key areas of network protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive network scans to identify potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with testing utilities and can help you to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web software testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key global security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus portable devices. Find out additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of protection and VPN technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read more details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes top-level engineering services for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to find out how exposed their IT environments are to real-world threats by testing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion methods. Find out more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM defines the basic skills and international standards of performance that IT security professionals are expected to master. It provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to offer efficient security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in vital security areas including data security governance, vulnerability management, data protection process management, and incident handling management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP certified security experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP status following rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise 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 consultant to assist your enterprise to follow current 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 security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for implementing company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Baton Rouge or elsewhere in Louisiana and you're trying to find cybersecurity engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.