For immediate remote help with network security issues, businesses in Lexington-Fayette, KY, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to provide efficient and economical help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's most advanced security credentials including CISM and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent offers online security support services on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes turn into big expenses.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do Now?
Network Security ConsultantsIn case you are now faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help to find out how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran cybersecurity experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future exploits.

For organizations that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the formal incident response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a serious security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Coordinating data security and preparation for recovering critical information and functions after an attack demands a continual effort involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security experts can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to secure your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any company should have a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both preventive and reactive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT staff to inventory the damage 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 protection into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and execute a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is interested in an economical option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options include non-stop remote network monitoring and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted resources and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration consulting.)

System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the assault, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining activity logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent offers the services of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight line 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. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic 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 Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers 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 experts can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover 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 an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, 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 business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and protect data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide unique specialized help in key areas of network security such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application validation and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Learn more information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get the details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
As well as being expert in a wide array of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes top-level engineering services for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced penetration testing is a key method for allowing businesses to understand how exposed their networks are to potential attacks by showing how effectively network protection procedures and mechanisms stand up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Find out more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyCertified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the background and skill to offer effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in key security areas including information security governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and crisis response support.

Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Professionals for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyProgent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyProgent's ISSAP Premier security experts have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough testing and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Find out more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Infrastructure Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of 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 expert to assist your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all key system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.

CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant trained to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery planning.

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CRISC Risk Management Experts
CRISC-certified Risk Engineers for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and execute a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for defining security policies and procedures.

Find out the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.

GIAC Professional Expertise
Network Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Lexington-Fayette, KentuckyGIAC was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that an accredited professional possesses the skills necessary to provide support in vital areas of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of certified security engineers for any of the network security services addressed under GIAC certification topics including assessing security systems, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your business is situated in Lexington-Fayette or elsewhere in Kentucky and you're looking for network security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.