Company networks in the state ofIllinoiscan have fast and economical remote access to Progent's qualified security consultants to resolve critical security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are by the minute, engagement is immediate, and support is unbeatable. Progent also provides assistance for long-term projects that requires the expertise of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.
In case yourIllinoisnetwork is far from more populated urban neighborhoods includingChicago, Aurora, Rockford, or Naperville, the availability of nearby accredited security professionals could be problematic during a security disaster. This could mean a loss of productivity for your company, upset customers, idle employees, and defocused executives. By calling Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Certified security engineer who can deliver help when you need it to keep your information system on line and recover your data.
Progent can help you in all your efforts to protect your information system with support that can range from network security audits to creating a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers affordable service to help businesses of all sizes to set up and manage protected IT environments powered by Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as mobile clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone devices.
Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and defense against email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.
Progent's security professionals are available online or on premises to offer a range of emergency or longer-term computer security services such as:
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- Run thorough network security audits
- Recuperate rapidly after attacks
- Configure and troubleshoot firewalls
- Configure safe techniques for offsite and mobile access
- Deploy effective solutions for defense against spam and DHAs
- Help create a comprehensive security strategy with proactive security monitoring
- Provide outsourced Call Center Services
- Create an effective data backup and restore strategy based on Microsoft DPM backup technology
Progent's security experts can deliver world-class services in vital fields of system protection that include analysis, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security planning.
Progent's expert security engineers can assess the strength of your current network protection implementation by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and tested procedures. Progent's skill in administering this service saves you money and offers an accurate picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your business gains can form the basis of a network protection plan that will permit your network to operate safely and adapt rapidly to future risks.
Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent provides expertise in the use of security analysis utilities including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for affordably performing a variety of automatic system auditing checks to uncover possible security weaknesses. Progent has broad knowledge of other network analysis products such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye, plus utilities like Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and react appropriately.
Progent can help you build security into your company operations, install auditing tools, define and implement a protected system architecture, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your IT system. Progent's security consultants are able to help you configure a firewall, implement safe remote access to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn additional information about Progent's network security assessment.
Security Inventory Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small companies to get a professional network security evaluation from an accredited security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs an extensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a system scan from a secure computer within your firewall to determine your exposure to internal threats. Both security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured external site. The process is directed by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who produces a report that summarizes and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes practical improvements if appropriate.
Stealth Security Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any serious IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your company's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration testing shows whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event log monitoring are properly configured and actively checked. Learn additional information concerning Progent's stealth security penetration testing consulting.
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by a variety of companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent offers the support of engineers who have earned important networking accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more performance than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new installations. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can assist your company to maintain your existing PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower configuration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Engineering Services
Cisco's network security and offsite access technology provide a full line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP certifications who can help your company to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your company objectives. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and Virtual Private Network Appliances.
Consulting Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWall. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security plan and choose the right products from a variety of vendors to support your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution 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 (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn 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 and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware 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: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Consulting
Every company should develop a thoroughly considered security program that incorporates both proactive processes and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a set of mechanisms designed to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive plan helps your company's security personnel to assess the damage caused by an attack, fix the damage, record the event, and get business functions operational as quickly as feasible.
Progent's expert information security consultants can to help you to run a complete vulnerability evaluation and define a network security plan to establish security processes and controls to reduce future attacks and dangers.
CISM Qualified System Security Consulting Assistance
The CISM organization defines the basic competencies and worldwide standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM credential possess the experience and capability to deliver effective security management and support consulting. Progent can provide the support of CISM Certified security consultants to help companies with:
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- IS Security Strategies
- Vulnerability Management
- Information Security Program Management
- Information Security Administration
- Response Management
CISSP Certified Security Consulting Services
CISSP recognizes expertise with an international standard for data security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the field of data security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your business in a variety security areas such as:
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- Security Administration Practices
- Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
- Access Management Systems and Methodology
- Software Development Security
- Operations Security
- Physical Security
- Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
- Telecom, Network and Internet Security
- Disaster Recovery Preparedness
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified network architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification through thorough examination and significant experience with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven skill in the more in-depth demands of IS security architecture within the broader scope of IS security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.
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- Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
- Phone System and Network Security
- Cryptography Options
- Needs Analysis and Security Standards
- Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Physical Security
CISA Qualified Security Auditing Consulting Support
The CISA credential is a prestigious achievement that indicates expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA security audit specialists are available to assist your business in the areas of:
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- Information Systems Audit Services
- IT Governance
- Systems and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
- IT Support
- Protecting Data Assets
- Disaster Recovery Planning
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk management specialists can provide a range of risk evaluation services such as:
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- Gather data and review documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
- Identify statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and company standards associated with your network to assess their potential impact on your strategic goals
- Point out possible threats for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
- Create a risk awareness program and conduct training to make sure your stakeholders appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Connect identified risk scenarios to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
- Determine risk tolerance with executive leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
GIAC Qualified Information System Security Consulting Services
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Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills necessary to deliver support in important areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-certified information security audit experts are available to assist your IT organization with:
Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To see how to contact a certified Progent security engineer for remote or onsite assistance in Illinois, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Help.