For fast online assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Santa Cruz California have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is available to offer fast and economical help with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security consultants are premier to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides online security expertise on a per-minute model with no minimum times and no additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail major bills.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
In case you are now faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security incident.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Managing computer protection plus preparedness for restoring vital information and functions after an attack requires a continual effort that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified engineers can assist your organization at any level in your attempt to safeguard your IT system, from security audits to creating a complete security program. Some technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every organization should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to help IT personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company operations. Progent can install auditing software, define and implement a secure IT infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe remote access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services feature non-stop remote system monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration consulting.)
Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the breach, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore a network victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time 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 (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital data, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
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 uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT 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 IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers offer unique support in key areas of IT security such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has broad experience with scanning utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web software testing and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major industry security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances plus portable devices. Find out more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's complete family of protection and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out additional details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
As well as supporting a broad array of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced support for solutions from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable method for helping businesses to determine how exposed their IT systems are to serious attacks by revealing how well corporate protection policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Find out more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are expected to master. CISM offers business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their certification possess the experience and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in key security disciplines including information security governance, risk assessment, information security program management, and crisis handling management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification following thorough examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit services, information technology administration, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and support IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively evaluating your IT management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver support in vital areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of certified consultants for all of the security services covered within GIAC accreditation programs including auditing security systems, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is located in Santa Cruz California and you want computer security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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