To get immediate remote assistance with data security problems, companies in Des Moines Iowa can find expert support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost assistance with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides online security expertise on a by-the-minute model with no minimum times and no additional charges for sign-up or after hours service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick solutions result in big bills.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
In case your business is currently fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to see how to get immediate assistance. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who can provide remote and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the formal incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating data security plus preparation for restoring vital data and systems after an attack requires a continual effort involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security engineers can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your IT network, from security audits to designing a complete security strategy. Important technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every company should develop a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to help security personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a secure IT architecture, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy protected remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature automated remote server tracking and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) integration consulting.)
Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working following a security breakdown. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the attack. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to restore an environment victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Patch Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management provide organizations of all sizes a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, validating, scheduling, applying, and tracking software and firmware updates to your ever-evolving information network. In addition to optimizing the protection and functionality of your IT environment, Progent's software/firmware update management services permit your IT staff to concentrate on line-of-business projects and activities that derive maximum business value from your information network. Learn more about Progent's software/firmware update management support services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is intended 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 offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the entire threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, visit 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 organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. 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: Network 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 protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time spent searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class specialized help in key areas of computer security including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive system scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar utilities and can help you to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web software validation and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important industry security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Find out more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN products such as PIX 500 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 switches. Learn more information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Penetration Checking Services
As well as being expert in a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size advanced consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion testing is a key method for helping companies to find out how vulnerable their networks are to potential attacks by revealing how well corporate security procedures and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion methods. Read additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that IT security professionals are required to master. It offers business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have 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 data protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and incident response support.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants have earned ISSAP certification after thorough examination and significant experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with 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 skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit professional trained to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IS control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for implementing security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in vital areas of system, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified professionals for any of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Des Moines Iowa and you need computer security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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