For fast remote assistance with data security issues, businesses in Des Moines Iowa have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to provide fast and low-cost help with security crises that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's top security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides online security help on a per-minute model with no minimum call duration and without additional fees for sign-up or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your business is currently experiencing a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to see how to receive immediate help. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future exploits.
For organizations that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security incident.
Introduction to Security Expertise
Managing network protection plus planning for restoring vital information and functions after a security breach demands an on-going process that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can support your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your IT network, from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Key areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Any business should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies procedures to assist IT staff to assess the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, document the experience, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can install scanning software, create and implement a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure remote access to email and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature automated online server tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud resources and that comply with government and industry security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in restoring networks and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the losses resulting from the attack, restore normal functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the attack. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic analysis by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend efficient measures to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also help you to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
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 maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants offer world-class consulting support in vital facets of network protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application testing and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security standards including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Find out more details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read more information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
As well as supporting a broad range of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size advanced engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration testing is a key technique for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their information systems are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection policies and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Find out the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the core competencies and international benchmarks of service that computer security managers are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in critical security disciplines such as data security governance, risk management, data protection process management, and crisis handling management.
Get additional details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP certification through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Learn more information concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification following thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services
The CISA credential is a recognized achievement that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security professional trained to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISA Professional Services.
CRISC Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially assessing your IT management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining company-wide security policies.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to provide support in key categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for any of the security services addressed under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Learn additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Depend on Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your company is located in Des Moines Iowa and you need cybersecurity expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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