To get fast online assistance with network security issues, companies in Houston Texas can find expert expertise from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security crises that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and no extra fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into big bills.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
In case you are currently fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help to learn how to receive immediate 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 security defense to protect against future attacks.
For companies that have planned carefully for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection as well as preparedness for recovering vital data and systems following a security breach requires an on-going process that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can help your business at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your information network, from security assessments to designing a complete security strategy. Important technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Any organization should have a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your company operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a safe computer architecture, and propose procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design secure remote access to email and information, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services include continual remote system monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that are compliant with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration expertise.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic evaluation by examining event logs and using a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your downtime and allows Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses 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 (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital data, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. 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 apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class consulting support in key areas of IT security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning tools and can help you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web application testing and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Read more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and 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 can deliver world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of protection and VPN products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Read additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
As well as supporting a broad array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size top-level support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for allowing businesses to understand how exposed their IT environments are to potential threats by showing how thoroughly corporate protection processes and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using advanced intrusion techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are required to master. It offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the background and knowledge to offer effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to assist your enterprise in key security areas including data protection governance, risk management, data protection program control, and incident handling support.
Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Read more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security 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 security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology administration, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and execute a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing security policies.
Learn the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Support.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified professionals for any of the network security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Read additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is located in Houston Texas and you're looking for network security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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