To get immediate online assistance with network security problems, businesses in Buffalo New York can find expert expertise from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are available to provide effective and economical help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are premier to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum call duration and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions result in major bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your business is currently faced with a security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support to learn how to receive immediate help. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned cybersecurity experts who offer remote and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future attacks.
For businesses that have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection plus preparation for restoring vital data and systems following an attack demands an on-going process that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security engineers can assist your organization at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a complete security strategy. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every organization should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist security staff to assess the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the experience, and revive network functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing utilities, create and execute a safe network infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include non-stop online system monitoring and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to prevent or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Cybersecurity Expertise
At-home staff members typically utilize their personal computers and usually operate in a poorly secured physical space. This situation multiplies their susceptibility to cyber threats and calls for careful deployment of firewalls, AV tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote endpoint monitoring, intensive end-user training, and the creation of security policies based on best practices. Progent's seasoned group of Work-from-home support experts can assist you to plan, configure and maintain a compliant cybersecurity solution that guards critical information resources in networks that incorporate telecommuters.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's managed services for software and firmware patch management offer businesses of all sizes a flexible and cost-effective solution for assessing, validating, scheduling, applying, and tracking software and firmware updates to your ever-evolving information network. Besides maximizing the protection and reliability of your IT network, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your in-house IT team to focus on line-of-business initiatives and tasks that deliver maximum business value from your information network. Find out more about Progent's patch management support services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight line of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates SentinelOne's next generation behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Progent is a certified SentinelOne Partner. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery based on SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
Progent has partnered with advanced backup/restore product vendors to produce ProSight Data Protection Services, a selection of subscription-based management offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS services automate and track your data backup processes and allow non-disruptive backup and rapid restoration of important files/folders, apps, system images, and virtual machines. ProSight DPS lets your business recover from data loss resulting from hardware breakdown, natural disasters, fire, malware such as ransomware, human mistakes, ill-intentioned insiders, or software glitches. Managed services available in the ProSight DPS product line include ProSight Altaro VM Backup, ProSight 365 Backup (formerly Altaro Office 365 Backup), ProSight ECHO Backup using Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Hybrid Backup. Your Progent consultant can assist you to determine which of these managed services are most appropriate for your IT environment.
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 infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete 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 first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication Services
Progent's Duo MFA services utilize Cisco's Duo technology to defend against stolen passwords by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo enables single-tap identity confirmation with iOS, Google Android, and other out-of-band devices. With 2FA, whenever you sign into a protected online account and give your password you are requested to verify your identity via a unit that only you have and that uses a separate network channel. A wide selection of devices can be utilized for this second form of ID validation including a smartphone or wearable, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You may register multiple verification devices. To find out more about Duo identity authentication services, go to Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for teleworkers.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains and warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you're making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer unique specialized help in vital areas of computer security including:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic system tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with these utilities and can assist you to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Learn additional details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions 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 Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read more details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size top-level engineering services for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing organizations to determine how susceptible their IT systems are to potential attacks by revealing how effectively corporate protection processes and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest hacking methods. Find out additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core skills and international benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in key security disciplines such as information protection governance, risk assessment, data security program management, and crisis response management.
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CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification after thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit professional trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS control mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in key categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of certified security engineers for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification topics such as assessing perimeters, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Support
If your business is situated in Buffalo New York and you're looking for computer security support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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