To get immediate online assistance with computer security issues, companies in Santa Cruz California can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide effective and low-cost help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent provides remote security assistance on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and without extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions result in big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your network is currently fighting a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to learn how to receive immediate help. Progent has a team of veteran cybersecurity experts who offer online and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security incident.
Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection as well as planning for restoring vital data and functions after an attack demands an on-going process that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can assist your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your information network, from security audits to designing a complete security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The proactive plan is a set of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to help security personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can install auditing utilities, create and build a safe IT infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature automated remote network monitoring and fast resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud resources and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in restoring networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the event. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend effective ways to avoid or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct a network victimized by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, visit ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and 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. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. 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
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of IT security such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic network scans to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with testing tools and can help you to understand assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important worldwide security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Get the details about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical services for Cisco's complete family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn more details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
In addition to supporting a wide range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes advanced support for products from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced penetration testing is a vital method for allowing organizations to determine how exposed their information systems are to serious threats by showing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Find out more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of service that IT security managers are required to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process control, and incident handling management.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and models, access permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have in-depth knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations 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 skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized qualification that signifies expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security engineer able to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting data resources, and disaster recovery planning.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing security policies and procedures.
Get more details about Progent's CRISC Risk Mitigation Services.
GIAC Support Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to provide services in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the assistance of certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation programs including auditing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Santa Cruz California and you need computer security engineering help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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