For immediate remote assistance with data security problems, businesses in Buffalo, NY, have access to world-class support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security issues that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are qualified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including CISA and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent provides remote security support services on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where quick fixes result in big bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your network is now fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of certified cybersecurity specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For companies that have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network security and planning for restoring vital data and systems following a security breach requires an on-going program involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security experts can help your business at all levels in your attempt to protect your IT network, from security assessments to designing a complete security program. Important areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies procedures to assist security personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can set up auditing software, define and build 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 safe online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services feature continual remote system monitoring and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with government security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed because of a security attack. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the assault, restore normal business operations, and recover information lost owing to the breach. Progent's security engineers can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose effective measures to prevent or contain future attacks.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Learn 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 service that uses the technology of top information security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
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 apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require when you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of IT protection such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can assist you to analyze audit results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application validation and can perform expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Learn more details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class technical services for Cisco's complete family of protection and VPN technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Read more information about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
As well as supporting a wide range of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced consulting for technologies from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced penetration testing is a key technique for allowing organizations to find out how exposed their IT systems are to real-world attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate security procedures and technologies hold up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking methods. Read additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental skills and worldwide standards of service that IT security professionals are required to achieve. CISM offers business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and skill to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas including information protection governance, risk assessment, data security process control, and incident response support.
Get additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get additional information about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized achievement that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security consultant able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology administration, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.
Get additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services.
CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively auditing your IT control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.
Read the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.
GIAC Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to deliver support in important areas of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security services addressed within GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing perimeters, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is situated in Buffalo or elsewhere in the state of New York and you need computer security support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.