For fast remote help with data security problems, companies in Minnetonka, MN, have access to world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer efficient and economical help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall technology, email security, protected network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security certifications including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides remote security help on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and no additional charges for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and avoids situations where simple fixes entail major charges.
We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your network is currently faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to find out how to receive immediate aid. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security experts who offer online and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future exploits.
For companies who have prepared carefully for a security breech, the formal incident response model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security attack.
Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection plus preparation for restoring vital data and functions after an attack requires an on-going program involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security engineers can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to guard your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security program. Some technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Secure Environments
Every business ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist security personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design protected online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature non-stop online system monitoring and quick response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working following a security attack. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve data compromised owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend effective measures to prevent or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct a network victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of critical files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed 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 uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business 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 IT support experts. 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 easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of IT protection such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can help you to analyze assessment reports and react appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web application validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Get additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Get more information about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size top-level engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable method for helping businesses to determine how vulnerable their networks are to serious attacks by revealing how effectively corporate security procedures and technologies hold up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced intrusion techniques. Learn more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security professionals are required to achieve. It provides business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their certification have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in critical security areas including information protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and crisis response management.
Get additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, access control methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read more information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services 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 network security consultant to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security consultant able to help businesses in the fields of IS audit services, IT administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise.
CRISC-certified Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for defining company-wide security policies.
Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Services.
GIAC Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to provide services in important categories of system, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for all of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is located in Minnetonka or elsewhere in Minnesota and you're trying to find cybersecurity help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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