To get immediate remote help with network security issues, businesses in Madison, WI, can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to provide fast and economical assistance with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services covers firewall technology, email security, protected network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including CISM and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and without extra charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions result in big bills.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
Network Security ConsultantsIf your network is currently experiencing a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to learn how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future attacks.

For businesses who have planned carefully for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security incident.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating network security as well as planning for restoring vital information and functions following an attack demands a continual effort that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified experts can support your business at any level in your efforts to safeguard your IT network, ranging from security assessments to designing a complete security plan. Key areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Building Secure Environments
Every organization ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy defines procedures to assist IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your business processes. Progent can set up auditing software, create and execute a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature automated remote network monitoring and fast resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted resources and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in restoring networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security breakdown. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the breach, restore ordinary functions, and recover data lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or contain new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an IT network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, visit ransomware removal and recovery consulting.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate attention. 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 security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer unique consulting support in key areas of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with these tools and can help you to analyze audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also offer web software validation and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Learn additional details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a wide array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of any size top-level engineering services for security products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Unannounced intrusion checking is a key technique for allowing businesses to understand how exposed their IT environments are to potential attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection policies and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Madison, WisconsinCertified Information Security Manager identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of service that IT security professionals are required to master. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in key security disciplines such as data security governance, vulnerability management, data protection program control, and incident handling management.

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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Engineers for Madison, WisconsinProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and models, connection permission methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Madison, WisconsinProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous testing and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.

Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.

CISA Security Auditor Support Services
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Engineers for Madison, WisconsinThe CISA credential is a prestigious achievement that signifies expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery planning.

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CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Network Risk Experts for Madison, WisconsinThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively auditing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies and procedures.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Madison, WisconsinGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge needed to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification topics such as auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your company is situated in Madison or elsewhere in Wisconsin and you're looking for network security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.