To get immediate online assistance with network security issues, businesses in Edmonton Alberta can find expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide fast and low-cost help with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent offers online security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and without additional charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions turn into major bills.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do Now?
If your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to learn how to get immediate assistance. Progent has a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity posture to protect against future attacks.
For businesses that have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident response procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network protection and planning for restoring vital information and systems following a security breach requires an on-going program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information network, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Key technologies supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any business should develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to help IT personnel to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning software, create and build a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design safe online and mobile access to email and data, and install an efficient VPN.
If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature continual remote server monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breach. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration services.
Work-from-Home (WFH) Security Consulting
Work-from-Home (WFH) employees typically use their personal devices and usually work in a poorly secured physical area. This increases their susceptibility to malware threats and calls for judicious configuration of corporate firewalls, AV tools, multi-factor authentication, remote monitoring, thorough end-user training, and the development of policies built on best practices. Progent's veteran group of telecommuter support consultants can assist you to design, configure and manage a compliant security solution that guards vital IT assets in environments that include remote workers.
Software/Firmware Update Management Services
Progent's support services for software and firmware patch management offer businesses of any size a versatile and cost-effective alternative for assessing, validating, scheduling, applying, and documenting software and firmware updates to your ever-evolving IT network. Besides optimizing the security and functionality of your computer environment, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your IT staff to concentrate on more strategic projects and tasks that deliver the highest business value from your network. Read more about Progent's patch management support services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network monitoring and 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 and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates SentinelOne's cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense powered by SentinelOne technology.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate 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 IT environment 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 (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
Progent has partnered with leading backup/restore product vendors to create ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a selection of offerings that provide backup-as-a-service. All ProSight DPS products manage and track your data backup operations and allow transparent backup and fast restoration of vital files, applications, system images, plus VMs. ProSight DPS helps your business protect against data loss resulting from equipment failures, natural calamities, fire, cyber attacks like ransomware, human error, ill-intentioned insiders, or software glitches. Managed services available in the ProSight ProSight Data Protection portfolio include ProSight Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Backup, ProSight DPS ECHO Backup using Barracuda dedicated storage, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Hybrid Backup. Your Progent expert can assist you to identify which of these fully managed backup services are best suited for your network.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Duo MFA: Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Solutions
Progent's Duo authentication managed services utilize Cisco's Duo technology to defend against password theft by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo enables single-tap identity verification on Apple iOS, Google Android, and other personal devices. With Duo 2FA, whenever you log into a protected application and enter your password you are requested to verify who you are on a device that only you possess and that uses a separate network channel. A broad selection of out-of-band devices can be used for this added means of ID validation including an iPhone or Android or wearable, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You can register several verification devices. To find out more about Duo two-factor identity authentication services, refer to Duo MFA two-factor authentication services for remote workers.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more 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 allows you to capture, update, find and protect information related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youÔŅĹre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer world-class consulting support in vital areas of computer security including:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of automatic network scans to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can help you to analyze audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major industry security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus portable devices. Find out additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN products including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn more information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
Stealth Penetration Checking Services
As well as supporting a wide range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level support for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital method for allowing organizations to determine how exposed their IT systems are to real-world threats by testing how thoroughly corporate security processes and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Read more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental skills and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security managers are expected to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in critical security disciplines such as data protection governance, risk management, information protection program management, and crisis handling support.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification following thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The CISA accreditation is a recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit consultant trained to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, IT administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting data resources, and business continuity planning.
Learn additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.
CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially auditing your IT management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for implementing security policies.
Learn additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consulting.
GIAC Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge needed to deliver support in key categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your company is located in Edmonton Alberta and you need computer security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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