For immediate remote help with computer security problems, businesses in Madison, WI, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support staff is available to provide effective and low-cost help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's security engineers are certified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent provides remote security expertise on a per-minute basis with no minimum minutes and no extra fees for setup or after hours support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and avoids situations where simple solutions turn into major bills.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do?
Network Security Consulting FirmIf your business is currently experiencing a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran cybersecurity experts who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future attacks.

For organizations who have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating data protection plus preparation for restoring vital data and functions after an attack demands an on-going program that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can support your organization at all levels in your attempt to guard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a complete security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.

Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Every company should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive steps. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies activities to assist IT personnel to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can install auditing utilities, define and implement a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and information, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options include non-stop remote server monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online 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 offers skill in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to normal functions, and recover information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security specialists can also perform a thorough forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to recommend effective strategies to prevent or contain new attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an IT network victimized by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery services.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly 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 Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft 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 BDR specialists can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III 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 protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting solution without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. 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 create, update, retrieve and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository 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 offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer world-class consulting support in vital facets of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic network tests to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar tools and can help your company to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances plus portable devices. Find out more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read more details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as supporting a wide range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert consulting for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital technique for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT systems are to serious threats by showing how effectively network protection policies and technologies hold up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Get more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
CISM Experts for Madison, WisconsinCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic skills and international standards of service that computer security managers are required to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that those who have earned their accreditation possess the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines such as data security governance, vulnerability management, data security program management, and incident handling management.

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CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Premier Network Security Experts for Madison, WisconsinProgent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, access permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Get the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Madison, WisconsinProgent's ISSAP Certified security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Madison, WisconsinThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious qualification that indicates expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier security engineer trained to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT governance, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting data resources, and business continuity preparedness.

Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Risk Experts for Madison, WisconsinThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially assessing your IT control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing company-wide security policies.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Services
Network Security Experts with GIAC Certification for Madison, WisconsinGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to provide services in vital categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified professionals for any of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics including auditing perimeters, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Madison or elsewhere in the state of Wisconsin and you want computer security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.