For fast remote help with data security issues, companies in Des Moines Iowa can find world-class support from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and affordable help with security crises that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for environments powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email security, protected system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and ISSAP.
Progent offers online security help on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail big bills.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If your business is currently experiencing a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support to see how to get immediate help. Progent has a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security posture to protect against future attacks.
For companies that have planned beforehand for being hacked, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security attack.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Managing network protection and preparation for restoring critical information and systems after a security breach demands a continual process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified engineers can help your business at any level in your attempt to secure your IT network, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Every organization should have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to help security personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can install auditing utilities, create and implement a secure IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services include continual remote system tracking and fast resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed following a security breakdown. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the breach. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an information system damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration services.
Ransomware Hot Line: 800-462-8800
Ransomware needs time to work its way across a target network. For this reason, ransomware attacks are commonly unleashed on weekends and late at night, when support staff may take longer to recognize a penetration and are least able to mount a quick and forceful defense. The more lateral movement ransomware can achieve within a victim's network, the more time it takes to recover basic IT services and damaged files and the more data can be exfiltrated to the dark web. Progent's Ransomware Hot Line is designed to help you to carry out the time-critical first steps in responding to a ransomware attack by stopping the bleeding. Progent's online ransomware engineers can assist businesses to identify and isolate infected devices and guard clean resources from being penetrated. If your network has been breached by any strain of ransomware, don't panic. Get help quickly by calling Progent's Ransomware Hot Line at 800-462-8800.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Security Consulting
At-home workers typically utilize their personal devices and usually work in a unsecured physical area. This increases their susceptibility to cyber threats and calls for careful configuration of firewalls, anti-malware tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote endpoint monitoring, intensive user education, and the development of security policies built on best practices. Progent's veteran group of Work-from-home solutions consultants can assist your business to design, configure and maintain a compliant security solution that protects critical information assets in environments that incorporate remote workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management provide organizations of any size a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, testing, scheduling, implementing, and tracking software and firmware updates to your ever-evolving information network. In addition to optimizing the protection and reliability of your computer environment, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your in-house IT staff to concentrate on line-of-business projects and activities that deliver the highest business value from your network. Find out more about Progent's patch management services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series 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. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes SentinelOne's next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including blocking, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense based on SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
Progent has partnered with advanced backup/restore product vendors to produce ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of subscription-based offerings that provide backup-as-a-service (BaaS). All ProSight DPS products manage and monitor your backup operations and allow transparent backup and fast restoration of important files, apps, images, and virtual machines. ProSight DPS lets you recover from data loss caused by hardware breakdown, natural calamities, fire, malware like ransomware, user mistakes, malicious employees, or software glitches. Managed services in the ProSight Data Protection portfolio include ProSight DPS Altaro VM Backup, ProSight 365 Backup (formerly Altaro Office 365 Backup), ProSight DPS ECHO Backup using Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent service representative can assist you to identify which of these fully managed services are most appropriate for your network.
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 infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Services
Progent's Duo MFA service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to defend against password theft by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports single-tap identity confirmation on iOS, Google Android, and other out-of-band devices. Using Duo 2FA, when you log into a secured online account and enter your password you are requested to confirm your identity via a unit that only you possess and that is accessed using a separate network channel. A broad range of devices can be utilized as this added form of authentication such as a smartphone or watch, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You may designate multiple validation devices. To find out more about ProSight Duo identity authentication services, visit Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for an at-home workforce.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more details 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, maintain, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains and warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether you're making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class consulting support in key areas of computer protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can help you to analyze assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web software validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes top-level support for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable technique for helping organizations to understand how susceptible their IT environments are to potential threats by testing how well corporate protection procedures and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Get additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security professionals are required to master. It offers business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their certification have the background and knowledge to offer effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as information protection governance, risk management, information protection process control, and crisis response support.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous testing and extensive experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security engineer able to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS control design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.
Get additional information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security services addressed within GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is located in Des Moines Iowa and you want network security support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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