For fast online help with network security problems, businesses in Buffalo New York can find expert expertise from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer effective and affordable assistance with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are premier to provide help for systems powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email security, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and no additional fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where quick fixes turn into big expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
In case your network is now experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Help to learn how to get immediate assistance. Progent maintains a pool of certified network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity posture to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned carefully for a security breech, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection and preparation for restoring critical data and systems following an attack demands a continual effort involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security engineers can support your organization at any level in your attempt to guard your information network, from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.
Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Every business should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy defines activities to assist IT staff to assess the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a safe IT architecture, and recommend processes and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe remote access to e-mail and data, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services include non-stop remote network monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration expertise.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the damage resulting from the assault, restore ordinary functions, and recover data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your downtime and permits Progent to recommend efficient ways to avoid or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild an information system damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Work-from-Home Security Solutions
At-home staff members commonly utilize their personal computing devices and usually operate in a unsecured physical area. This multiplies their vulnerability to malware threats and calls for judicious deployment of corporate firewalls, AV tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote monitoring, thorough user training, and the development of security policies built on leading practices. Progent's veteran roster of at-home workforce support experts can assist your business to design, deploy and manage a compliant security solution that guards critical IT resources in networks that incorporate telecommuters.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's managed services for patch management provide organizations of all sizes a flexible and affordable alternative for assessing, validating, scheduling, implementing, and tracking updates to your dynamic IT network. In addition to optimizing the security and reliability of your IT environment, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your IT staff to concentrate on line-of-business initiatives and activities that derive the highest business value from your network. Find out more about Progent's patch management services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight 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 utilizes SentinelOne's cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery powered by SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
Progent has worked with advanced backup technology companies to produce ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a portfolio of offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS services manage and track your data backup operations and allow non-disruptive backup and fast recovery of vital files/folders, apps, images, plus VMs. ProSight DPS lets your business recover from data loss resulting from hardware failures, natural disasters, fire, cyber attacks such as ransomware, human error, ill-intentioned employees, or software bugs. Managed backup services available in the ProSight ProSight Data Protection portfolio include ProSight Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Backup, ProSight DPS ECHO Backup based on Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight MSP360 Hybrid Backup. Your Progent service representative can assist you to identify which of these fully managed services are most appropriate for your network.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication Solutions
Progent's Duo MFA managed services incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to defend against password theft through the use of two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo enables single-tap identity verification with Apple iOS, Android, and other personal devices. Using 2FA, when you log into a protected online account and enter your password you are requested to confirm your identity via a unit that only you have and that is accessed using a different network channel. A broad selection of devices can be used as this second means of authentication such as a smartphone or wearable, a hardware token, a landline telephone, etc. You may designate several validation devices. To find out more about ProSight Duo two-factor identity authentication services, go to Duo MFA two-factor authentication services for telecommuters.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn 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 allows you to capture, update, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains and warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network 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 data. Whether youÔŅĹre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of IT protection including:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can assist your company to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major worldwide security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Find out more details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class technical services for Cisco's complete family of protection and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Read additional details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
As well as being expert in a wide array of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes expert consulting for security products from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key method for helping companies to understand how vulnerable their networks are to serious threats by showing how effectively network security procedures and mechanisms stand up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using the latest intrusion techniques. Read additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Services
CISM identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your organization in key security disciplines including data protection governance, risk assessment, data protection program control, and crisis response management.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, access permission systems, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get additional information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified 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 associated with 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 consultant to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant able to help companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery planning.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing security policies and procedures.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Support.
GIAC Professional Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in critical areas of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your business is situated in Buffalo New York and you need cybersecurity help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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