For fast online help with data security problems, companies in Lexington-Fayette, KY, can find expert support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to provide effective and low-cost assistance with security issues that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security engineers are premier to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including CISM and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or after hours service. By billing per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick fixes result in big charges.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case you are now experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Support to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future attacks.
For companies that have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Managing network security plus preparation for recovering vital information and systems following an attack demands a continual program involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your IT system, from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist security staff to inventory the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, define and execute a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include automated online server tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government and industry data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration expertise.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the breach, restore normal business operations, and recover information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective measures to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of managed services is intended 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: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read 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
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight 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 or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers can provide world-class expertise in vital areas of network protection including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can assist your company to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Learn the details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete family of protection and VPN products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get additional information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
In addition to supporting a broad array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert support for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable method for allowing businesses to determine how exposed their IT systems are to real-world attacks by revealing how well network security policies and technologies hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
CISM identifies the fundamental competencies and international standards of performance that information security professionals are required to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their certification have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines including information protection governance, vulnerability management, information protection process control, and incident response management.
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CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection permission systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP status following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, define effective design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The CISA credential is an important achievement that signifies mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security professional trained to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively auditing your IT management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills appropriate to deliver support in important areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the expertise of certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing networks, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is located in Lexington-Fayette or anywhere in Kentucky and you need network security engineering help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.