For immediate remote assistance with network security problems, companies in Louisville, KY, have access to expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer fast and affordable help with security issues that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email security, protected system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent provides online security expertise on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and avoids situations where simple fixes entail big bills.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
Network Security ConsultingIn case you are currently fighting a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to learn how to receive immediate help. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity experts who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step incident handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security penetration.

Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Managing computer security plus staying ready for restoring vital information and systems following a security breach demands a continual process that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can assist your business at whatever level in your attempt to secure your information network, from security audits to designing a complete security plan. Some technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every organization should have a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to assist IT personnel to assess the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and build a safe computer architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include non-stop remote system monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed following a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the attack, restore ordinary business operations, and recover information lost owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic analysis by examining event logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security issues reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to prevent or mitigate new attacks.

Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct a network compromised by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware removal and recovery expertise.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced 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 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 (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more 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 makes it easy to create, maintain, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide unique expertise in vital areas of network protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic network tests to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad skills with scanning tools and can assist your company to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Find out additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get the details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Support.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
In addition to supporting a wide array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes advanced support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Penetration Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable method for helping businesses to determine how vulnerable their networks are to potential attacks by showing how well network security processes and technologies hold up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Read more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Louisville, KentuckyCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental skills and international standards of service that IT security managers are expected to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation possess the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your organization in key security areas such as information security governance, risk management, information security program control, and incident response management.

Find out additional information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Premier Network Security Engineers for Louisville, KentuckyProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, access permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Learn the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Louisville, KentuckyProgent's ISSAP Premier security experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations 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 support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.

Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Engineers for Louisville, KentuckyThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized qualification that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit professional trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

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CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consultants
CRISC IT Risk Experts for Louisville, KentuckyThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively assessing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.

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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Security Experts with GIAC Certification for Louisville, KentuckyGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in critical categories of network, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification programs such as auditing networks, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Louisville or elsewhere in the state of Kentucky and you want computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.