For fast remote help with data security issues, companies in Des Moines, IA, can find world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer efficient and affordable assistance with security problems that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to provide help for systems powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute model with no minimum minutes and no extra charges for setup or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions turn into major expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
If you are currently faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to see how to get immediate aid. Progent has a pool of seasoned network security specialists who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future attacks.
For businesses that have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Coordinating network security plus staying ready for recovering vital data and systems following an attack demands a continual program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified engineers can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to protect your IT network, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Every business should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to assist IT staff to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive network functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe online and mobile access to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.
If you are looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services include continual online server tracking and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring systems and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover information lost as a result of the event. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the services of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct a network victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses 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): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete threat progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Read 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 offer economical in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
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 centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more 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 makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique specialized help in key areas of computer security such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic network scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with these tools and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important industry security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Get more information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out more information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
As well as supporting a broad range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes advanced support for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to potential attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection policies and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists using the latest hacking techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic competencies and international standards of performance that information technology security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information protection governance, vulnerability management, data security process management, and incident handling support.
Read more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification after thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to utilize modern 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, develop effective design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that indicates mastery in IS security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security engineer able to help companies in the fields of IS audit process, information technology administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Get additional information concerning Progent's CISA Professional Expertise.
CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the support of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing perimeters, security incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is situated in Des Moines or elsewhere in Iowa and you want cybersecurity help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.