For fast online assistance with computer security problems, companies in Minnetonka Minnesota have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to offer efficient and low-cost help with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to provide help for environments based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services covers firewall configuration, email security, protected system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security accreditations including CISA and CISSP.
Progent provides online security assistance on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and without additional charges for sign-up or after hours support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick solutions turn into major charges.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your business is currently fighting a network security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to find out how to get immediate aid. Progent has a pool of seasoned network security experts who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have prepared in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Coordinating data security as well as staying ready for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach demands an on-going program involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified experts can support your business at all levels in your attempt to guard your IT system, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Every business should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan defines activities to help IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and execute a secure computer architecture, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and information, and install an effective virtual private network.
If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature automated online server tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration expertise.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering networks and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security attack. Progent can help assess the losses resulting from the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data lost owing to the attack. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to rebuild an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, visit ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring 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 security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide unique specialized help in vital facets of network protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network tests to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these and similar tools and can assist your company to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software testing and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn more details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level engineering services for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital method for helping organizations to understand how exposed their information systems are to real-world threats by revealing how thoroughly corporate protection processes and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Read more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of service that IT security managers are required to master. It offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability management, data protection process management, and incident handling management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, access permission systems, software development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize modern 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 critical system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
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CISA Security Auditor Professional Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit engineer trained to assist companies in the fields of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver support in critical categories of system, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification topics such as assessing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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