To get fast online help with computer security problems, businesses in Downers Grove, IL, have access to expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to offer effective and economical help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, protected network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and ISSAP.
Progent provides online security support services on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and no additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do?
If your network is currently faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Help to learn how to get immediate help. Progent has a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who can provide online and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer security plus preparedness for recovering critical information and functions following an attack requires a continual program involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified engineers can help your organization at whatever level in your attempt to guard your IT network, from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Key technologies supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Any organization should have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies procedures to assist security staff to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning software, create and build a safe computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include non-stop remote server tracking and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the breach, restore normal functions, and retrieve information lost as a result of the breach. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Expertise
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore an IT network victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is designed 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 offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as 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: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require when you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants offer world-class support in vital facets of network protection including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic network tests to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar tools and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important industry security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get additional details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
As well as supporting a wide array of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert engineering services for solutions from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital method for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their IT systems are to real-world threats by testing how effectively corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Read the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in critical security areas including information protection governance, risk management, data protection program management, and incident handling support.
Get more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security design and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Learn additional details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Read the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of 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 expert to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious achievement that signifies mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Read additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise.
CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and execute a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially assessing your IS management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies.
Learn additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consulting.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to deliver support in key areas of network, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the expertise of certified professionals for any of the security services covered within GIAC certification topics including auditing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your business is situated in Downers Grove or elsewhere in Illinois and you're looking for computer security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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