To get fast online assistance with computer security issues, companies in Houston, TX, can find expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is ready to offer fast and economical assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email security, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers remote security expertise on a per-minute model with no minimum times and without additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where quick solutions result in major expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case your network is now experiencing a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to find out how to get fast aid. Progent has a pool of seasoned cybersecurity experts who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For companies that have planned beforehand for an attack, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection as well as preparation for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach requires an on-going program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can help your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security plan. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every company should develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and execute a secure computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite connectivity to email and information, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options include continual online server tracking and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working following a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the assault, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and using other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to restore an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation 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 economical in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) 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 businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: 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 technology of top information security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter. 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 Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide world-class consulting support in vital areas of network protection such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive system tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web application testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Find out additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth consulting support for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size advanced consulting for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a key method for helping organizations to understand how exposed their IT systems are to potential threats by revealing how effectively corporate protection processes and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Get additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic skills and international standards of service that IT security professionals are expected to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification possess the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in critical security areas such as data protection governance, risk assessment, information security process management, and crisis handling management.
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CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, access control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough examination and significant experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned 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 support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious qualification that signifies mastery in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security audit consultant able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology administration, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT support, protecting data resources, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills necessary to deliver support in critical categories of network, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the help of certified consultants for all of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your business is situated in Houston or elsewhere in the state of Texas and you want network security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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