To get fast online assistance with data security issues, businesses in Walnut Creek California have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is available to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security issues that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no additional charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions entail big expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
If your network is now fighting a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help to see how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future attacks.
For businesses that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack response model promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security attack.
Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating data security and planning for restoring critical information and systems following a security breach demands a continual process involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can support your business at whatever level in your efforts to secure your information network, ranging from security evaluation to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Every company should develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies activities to help IT staff to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a safe IT infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an effective VPN.
If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature automated online system monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration expertise.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering networks and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to assess the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover information lost as a result of the event. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective strategies to prevent or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an information system damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses 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 Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS 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 information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, retrieve and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports 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 gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class consulting support in vital areas of computer security including:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to analyze assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Find out the details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes top-level consulting for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced penetration testing is a valuable method for allowing companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to potential attacks by revealing how effectively network protection procedures and mechanisms stand up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Learn additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that information security managers are expected to master. It offers business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to offer effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas including data protection governance, vulnerability management, information protection program management, and incident response support.
Read the details about Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.
CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, access control methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get more details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.
Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The CISA accreditation is an important qualification that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates pass a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Read more information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a business continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies.
Find out more details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Services.
GIAC Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to provide support in vital areas of system, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified security engineers for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Walnut Creek California and you're trying to find cybersecurity help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout Northern California.
Progent locations in San Francisco Bay Area
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Newark, CA 94560
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Hayward, CA 94545
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Morgan Hill, CA 95037
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||1300 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
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Palo Alto, CA 94306
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||4695 Chabot Dr, Suite 200
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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||388 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
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||2570 N. First Street, 2nd Floor
San Jose, CA 94131
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||1900 S Norfolk, Suite 350
San Mateo, CA 94403
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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