For fast online assistance with data security issues, companies in Houston, TX, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide fast and affordable help with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall expertise, email security, secure system design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and CISSP.
Progent provides remote security support services on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and no additional fees for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
If your business is currently fighting a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Support to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent has a team of seasoned cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step incident response model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Overview of Security Services
Managing data security and planning for restoring critical information and functions following a security breach requires an on-going program involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security professionals can help your organization at any level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security program. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Every business ought to develop a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan defines activities to assist IT staff to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, define and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure remote access to e-mail and data, and install an effective virtual private network.
If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services feature non-stop online network tracking and fast resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and recover information lost as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an information system that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent can also help your company to install and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see 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 applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation 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: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers can provide unique specialized help in key facets of computer security such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of automatic network tests to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can help you to analyze audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Get additional details about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, 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 entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out additional information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
In addition to being expert in a wide range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes expert engineering services for security products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable technique for helping businesses to determine how exposed their information systems are to potential threats by revealing how well corporate security processes and technologies stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Learn the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that computer security managers are required to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their accreditation have the background and skill to offer effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your organization in key security disciplines including data protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process management, and incident response support.
Get additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, access permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation following rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity expert to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious qualification that indicates mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security consultant able to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit process, IT administration, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Get more details about Progent's CISA Support Expertise.
CRISC Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially assessing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining security policies.
Learn the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the skills appropriate to deliver support in important categories of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation programs including auditing IT infrastructure, 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 Help
If your company is located in Houston or elsewhere in Texas and you're looking for computer security engineering help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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