To get fast remote help with data security problems, companies in Madison, WI, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer fast and economical help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services addresses firewall expertise, email security, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's most advanced security credentials including GIAC and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security help on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and no additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions result in major expenses.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If your network is currently fighting a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to find out how to get immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of seasoned network security experts who can provide online and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future exploits.
For companies who have planned carefully for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security penetration.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating data protection plus preparedness for recovering critical information and systems following an attack demands an on-going effort that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can help your organization at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Important technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Any company ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy defines activities to help security personnel to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and implement a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure offsite connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include non-stop remote system monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and recover data compromised owing to the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or contain future attacks.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of network management outsourcing 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 and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
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 physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within 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 apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure 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, find and protect information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants can provide unique expertise in key areas of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can assist you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web application validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key worldwide security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Read additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out additional information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size top-level consulting for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable method for helping businesses to understand how exposed their information systems are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate security procedures and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental skills and international benchmarks of service that information technology security managers are required to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to assist your organization in key security areas including information security governance, risk management, information security process control, and incident response management.
Find out more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, access control methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with 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 network security consultant to assist your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security audit professional trained to help businesses in the fields of IS audit services, IT governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT support, protecting information resources, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for defining security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in critical categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of certified professionals for any of the network security services covered within GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is located in Madison or elsewhere in Wisconsin and you need cybersecurity help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.