For fast online assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Des Moines, IA, have access to world-class support by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security problems that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email security, protected system design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions result in big bills.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
Network Security ConsultantsIf your network is currently experiencing a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to get immediate assistance. Progent has a pool of veteran network security experts who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future exploits.

For businesses that have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating data security plus planning for restoring critical information and functions following an attack requires an on-going program that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified engineers can help your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your information network, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Planning and Implementing Protected Environments
Every company ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to help security staff to inventory the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the experience, and restore business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can install auditing utilities, create and build a safe computer architecture, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature automated remote network monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration expertise.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working following a security penetration. Progent can help assess the losses resulting from the breach, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or mitigate future attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct a network victimized by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To learn more, visit ransomware removal and restoration expertise.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is intended 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. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

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 applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time thrown away looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide unique expertise in key facets of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic system scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can help your company to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application testing and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key worldwide security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Get additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Get more information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as supporting a wide array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital method for helping companies to understand how vulnerable their information systems are to real-world attacks by testing how thoroughly corporate security procedures and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Get additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Des Moines, IowaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic competencies and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their certification have the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your organization in vital security areas such as data security governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis response support.

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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Engineers for Des Moines, IowaProgent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, connection permission systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Des Moines, IowaProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification following rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsCybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the services 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 expert to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.

Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Consultants for Des Moines, IowaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit professional able to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, IT administration, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT support, protecting data resources, and business continuity preparedness.

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CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Engineers for Des Moines, IowaThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support IS controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies and procedures.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Network Security Experts with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Des Moines, IowaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge needed to deliver services in important categories of system, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the support of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security services addressed within GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing security systems, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is situated in Des Moines or anywhere in Iowa and you're looking for network security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.