To get immediate remote help with network security problems, businesses in Charleston South Carolina have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to offer effective and economical assistance with security problems that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security accreditations including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides online security expertise on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours support. By billing per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in major expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If you are now fighting a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to learn how to receive immediate aid. Progent has a team of veteran cybersecurity experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future attacks.
For companies that have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal incident response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of responding to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Coordinating network protection plus staying ready for restoring critical information and systems after an attack requires a continual process involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information network, from security audits to creating a complete security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Any business should develop a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to help security personnel to assess the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can install auditing software, define and implement a safe network architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and install an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an economical way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services include continual online network tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the losses caused by the breach, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough failure evaluation by examining event logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to rebuild an information system victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, visit ransomware removal and recovery services.
Ransomware Hot Line: 800-462-8800
Ransomware needs time to steal its way through a network. Because of this, ransomware assaults are commonly unleashed on weekends and late at night, when support personnel may be slower to recognize a break-in and are less able to mount a rapid and coordinated response. The more lateral movement ransomware is able to make within a target's system, the more time it takes to restore basic IT services and damaged files and the more information can be stolen and posted to the dark web. Progent's Ransomware Hot Line is designed to help organizations to complete the urgent first steps in mitigating a ransomware assault by putting out the fire. Progent's online ransomware engineers can help you to locate and quarantine infected servers and endpoints and protect undamaged assets from being penetrated. If your network has been penetrated by any strain of ransomware, act fast. Get immediate help by calling Progent's Ransomware Hot Line at 800-462-8800.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Security Solutions
At-home employees typically use their personal devices and usually operate in a unsecured physical space. This situation multiplies their vulnerability to cyber attacks and calls for careful deployment of corporate firewalls, anti-malware tools, multi-factor authentication, remote endpoint monitoring, intensive end-user education, and the development of security policies based on leading practices. Progent's veteran group of Work-from-home support consultants can assist you to design, deploy and maintain a compliant cybersecurity solution that protects vital IT assets in networks that include remote workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management provide businesses of all sizes a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, testing, scheduling, applying, and tracking software and firmware updates to your dynamic information system. In addition to optimizing the security and functionality of your computer network, Progent's patch management services allow your in-house IT team to focus on line-of-business projects and activities that derive the highest business value from your information network. Read more about Progent's software/firmware update management services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of managed 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) service that incorporates SentinelOne's next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense based on SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you specify 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 install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
Progent has partnered with leading backup/restore product vendors to produce ProSight Data Protection Services, a portfolio of management offerings that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS services automate and monitor your backup operations and allow non-disruptive backup and fast recovery of critical files/folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machines. ProSight DPS helps you recover from data loss caused by equipment breakdown, natural calamities, fire, cyber attacks like ransomware, human mistakes, ill-intentioned insiders, or application bugs. Managed services available in the ProSight Data Protection family include ProSight Altaro VM Backup, ProSight 365 Backup (formerly Altaro Office 365 Backup), ProSight ECHO Backup using Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent expert can assist you to determine which of these fully managed services are most appropriate for your IT environment.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 top data security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises 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, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Solutions
Progent's Duo authentication service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to protect against password theft by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports single-tap identity confirmation on Apple iOS, Google Android, and other out-of-band devices. With 2FA, whenever you log into a protected application and give your password you are asked to confirm who you are via a device that only you have and that uses a separate network channel. A broad selection of devices can be utilized for this second form of authentication including an iPhone or Android or watch, a hardware/software token, a landline phone, etc. You can register multiple validation devices. To find out more about ProSight Duo identity validation services, see Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for teleworkers.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you're planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital facets of IT protection including:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of automatic network scans to identify possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Read additional information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get more information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
In addition to being expert in a broad array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size advanced engineering services for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for helping businesses to find out how susceptible their information systems are to serious threats by testing how well corporate protection procedures and technologies hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM identifies the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their accreditation possess the experience and skill to offer efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your organization in key security disciplines such as data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program management, and crisis response support.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international 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 included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification following rigorous testing and significant experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Get additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security audit consultant trained to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.
CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and execute a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively assessing your IS management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.
Find out more information about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Support.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge needed to deliver support in vital areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines addressed within GIAC accreditation topics including auditing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Charleston South Carolina and you want cybersecurity support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
South Carolina State Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout South Carolina.
Progent locations in South Carolina State