To get fast remote assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Madison, WI, can find world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to offer fast and affordable help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent provides online security support on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and without extra fees for setup or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick fixes turn into big expenses.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
Network Security ConsultingIn case your business is now faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to learn how to get fast aid. Progent has a pool of seasoned cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to protect against future exploits.

For businesses that have prepared in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security penetration.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data security plus planning for recovering vital information and systems following an attack requires an on-going program involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security professionals can assist your business at all levels in your attempt to secure your information system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Any business ought to develop a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to help IT staff to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing software, create and execute a secure network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature continual remote server tracking and immediate response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in recovering systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend efficient strategies to avoid or contain new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the services of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct an information system victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected 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 standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the technology of top information security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

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 key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer unique support in vital areas of computer security such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of automatic network tests to reveal possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software validation and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key industry security standards including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Read the details about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Support.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a broad array of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level consulting for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital technique for helping companies to understand how vulnerable their networks are to potential threats by revealing how effectively corporate security processes and technologies stand up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security engineers using advanced hacking techniques. Get more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
CISM Consultants for Madison, WisconsinCISM defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security managers are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in critical security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability assessment, information security program management, and incident response support.

Get more details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Specialists for Madison, WisconsinProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Get additional information about Progent's CISSP Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Architecture
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Madison, WisconsinProgent's ISSAP Premier security consultants have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.

Get more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsNetwork Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your organization to follow current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Madison, WisconsinThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination 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 process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Learn additional information about Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Experts for Madison, WisconsinThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IT control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining security policies and procedures.

Learn more information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Madison, WisconsinGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in key categories of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of certified consultants for any of the security services covered within GIAC accreditation topics including auditing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Depend on Progent for Network Security Help
If your company is located in Madison or elsewhere in Wisconsin and you want network security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.