To get immediate remote assistance with computer security problems, companies in Boston, MA, can find world-class expertise from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are ready to provide efficient and affordable help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's security consultants are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure system infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security support services on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and no extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions turn into major charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your network is currently fighting a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help to see how to receive fast aid. Progent has a pool of seasoned network security specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For businesses that have prepared in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer protection plus staying ready for recovering vital data and systems after an attack requires a continual process involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can help your business at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your IT network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security program. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any business ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies procedures to help security personnel to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the event, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a safe computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services include continual remote system monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed following a security attack. Progent can help evaluate the losses resulting from the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data compromised owing to the breach. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to avoid or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct a network victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware removal and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge 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 solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer unique specialized help in key areas of IT protection such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with testing utilities and can assist you to understand audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Get additional information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get more details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
As well as supporting a wide array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level support for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for helping businesses to understand how exposed their IT environments are to real-world threats by showing how well network protection policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers using advanced hacking techniques. Read more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
CISM defines the basic skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program management, and incident handling support.
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out more details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises 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 network security expert to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security professional able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit services, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively assessing your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to provide services in key categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs including assessing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Support
If your company is located in Boston or anywhere in the state of Massachusetts and you're trying to find network security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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