For fast remote help with computer security issues, companies in Petaluma California can find world-class support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support consultants are available to offer fast and economical assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are premier to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services covers firewall technology, email security, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides online security assistance on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and without extra fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and avoids situations where simple fixes turn into big expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your network is now faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help to find out how to receive immediate help. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future exploits.
For companies who have planned beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network protection plus staying ready for recovering vital information and functions following a security breach requires a continual program involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security engineers can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information system, from security evaluation to creating a comprehensive security program. Important areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.
Designing and Building Secure Networks
Any company should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines activities to assist security staff to evaluate the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your company processes. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and implement a safe computer architecture, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature automated remote network tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working following a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining event logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to rebuild an IT network compromised by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of managed 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. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. 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 call for immediate action. Progent can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
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 technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class expertise in key facets of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web software testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Get additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class technical support for Cisco's complete family of security and VPN products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get more information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their IT systems are to real-world attacks by revealing how well corporate security processes and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Find out more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM identifies the basic competencies and international benchmarks of service that information security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability management, data protection program management, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification through verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security design and models, access permission systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
The CISA credential is a recognized qualification that indicates mastery in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit professional able to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC IT Risk Management Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to design, implement, and maintain IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively auditing your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide support in critical areas of system, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the support of GIAC certified consultants for all of the network security disciplines addressed within GIAC certification topics including assessing perimeters, incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Petaluma California and you want computer security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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