To get immediate online assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Downers Grove, IL, can find expert expertise from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide effective and low-cost help with security issues that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services covers firewall expertise, email security, protected network architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security certifications including CISA and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers remote security help on a per-minute basis with no minimum times and without extra fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging per minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and avoids situations where simple solutions entail major charges.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If your business is now experiencing a security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to find out how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned network security specialists who can provide remote and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have prepared carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security incident.
Introduction to Security Services
Managing data security and planning for recovering vital data and functions following a security breach requires an on-going program involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to guard your information system, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security program. Some technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Secure Networks
Any company should have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to help IT personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature continual remote system monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering networks and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working following a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest efficient measures to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore an information system compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to install and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer unique support in key facets of network security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive skills with testing tools and can help you to understand audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major global security specifications 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. Find out the details concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size expert support for solutions from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for allowing companies to determine how exposed their networks are to serious threats by testing how well corporate security procedures and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Read the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
CISM defines the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information technology security professionals are required to master. CISM offers business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their accreditation possess the background and skill to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in vital security disciplines including data security governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection process management, and incident response support.
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CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification as a result of thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The CISA credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security audit professional able to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Find out more details about Progent's CISA Support Expertise.
CRISC Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially auditing your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining company-wide security policies.
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Expertise.
GIAC Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional has the knowledge needed to provide support in critical areas of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification topics such as auditing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is situated in Downers Grove or elsewhere in the state of Illinois and you're looking for computer security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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