For fast remote assistance with network security problems, businesses in Lynnwood, WA, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is available to provide effective and affordable assistance with security problems that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services addresses firewall expertise, email security, protected network architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and CISSP.
Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model with no minimum times and no extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where quick fixes entail major expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your network is now fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network protection and planning for restoring critical information and functions after an attack demands a continual program involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security experts can assist your organization at any level in your efforts to secure your IT system, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.
Designing and Building Secure Networks
Any business ought to have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and reactive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to help IT staff to assess the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and build a safe computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design protected online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If you are interested in an affordable way for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options include continual online server tracking and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based resources and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the assault, restore normal functions, and recover information compromised owing to the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough failure analysis by examining activity logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild a network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware removal and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover 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 Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit 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 organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. 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 create, update, retrieve and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require as soon as you need it. Find out 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 consulting support in key facets of network security such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic network tests to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can help your company to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web application validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Find out additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn additional details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of any size advanced engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced penetration testing is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to understand how exposed their IT environments are to potential attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection procedures and technologies hold up to planned but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their certification have the experience and skill to offer efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines such as data security governance, risk assessment, data security process management, and incident response support.
Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, connection permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Read additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Read additional details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security engineer trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISA Professional Expertise.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the support of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics including assessing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Lynnwood or elsewhere in the state of Washington and you want cybersecurity expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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