For fast online help with computer security problems, businesses in Houston Texas have access to world-class expertise from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and economical assistance with security issues that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services covers firewall technology, email security, protected system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's most advanced security accreditations including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers remote security help on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and no extra fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where simple fixes result in major bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
If you are now experiencing a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to learn how to get fast help. Progent has a team of veteran network security specialists who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack response model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data security as well as planning for restoring vital data and systems following an attack requires an on-going process that entails an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified engineers can assist your business at any level in your attempt to secure your information network, from security audits to creating a complete security program. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Any organization should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to assist security staff to assess the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can set up auditing software, create and implement a secure computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies to enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, design protected remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature automated online server tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted resources and that comply with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the attack, restore normal functions, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to propose effective ways to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore an environment damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of managed 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: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the complete threat progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent can also help you to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover 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 Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
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 applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's 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, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common 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 offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran engineers can provide unique support in vital areas of computer security including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of comprehensive system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can assist you to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web software testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Get the details about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as supporting a wide array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes top-level engineering services for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to understand how exposed their IT systems are to potential attacks by showing how effectively network protection processes and technologies hold up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Read additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic competencies and worldwide benchmarks of performance that information security professionals are required to master. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their certification possess the background and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as information security governance, risk management, data security process control, and crisis handling management.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates 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. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status following rigorous testing and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 help your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized achievement that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security professional trained to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Learn additional information about Progent's CISA Support Expertise.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in vital areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security services addressed within GIAC certification programs such as auditing security systems, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Houston Texas and you're trying to find computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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