For fast remote assistance with network security issues, businesses in Lawrence Massachusetts can find world-class support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide efficient and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services addresses firewall configuration, email security, protected system infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers remote security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and without extra fees for sign-up or after hours service. By billing per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions turn into big charges.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Computer Help to see how to receive fast aid. Progent has a team of seasoned network security experts who can provide remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to protect against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared carefully for a security breech, the formal post-attack response model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a serious security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Coordinating network protection and preparation for recovering vital data and systems after a security breach demands an on-going effort involving an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified security experts can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your IT network, ranging from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any company should develop a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to help IT staff to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and build a safe computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, design safe remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature automated remote network tracking and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that comply with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security attack. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the attack, restore normal business operations, and recover information lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over activity logs and using a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore an environment damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
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 organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT 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 data about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure 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 making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding 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 Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class specialized help in key areas of computer protection including:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with scanning tools and can help your company to analyze audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application testing and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read more information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN products including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn the details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as being expert in a broad range of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes advanced support for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration testing is a key method for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their information systems are to real-world attacks by testing how thoroughly corporate security processes and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the background and skill to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in key security disciplines including data security governance, risk management, data protection process management, and crisis response management.
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, connection control methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous testing and significant experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Get additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that represents expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit professional able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Learn the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively evaluating your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing security policies and procedures.
Get more information about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Expertise.
GIAC Support Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital areas of network, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is situated in Lawrence Massachusetts and you want computer security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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