To get immediate online help with data security issues, companies in Minnetonka, MN, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are ready to offer efficient and economical help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are premier to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security accreditations including CISM and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no extra fees for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes entail major expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
If your network is now fighting a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to find out how to get fast aid. Progent has a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who can provide online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned beforehand for a security breech, the formal incident handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data protection as well as preparedness for recovering critical information and functions after a security breach demands an on-going effort that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can help your business at all levels in your attempt to guard your information system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security strategy. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company ought to develop a carefully considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The proactive plan is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines activities to assist IT staff to assess the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can install scanning utilities, define and build a safe network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature continual remote system tracking and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed as a result of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the event. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and using a variety of proven forensics techniques. Progent's background with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore an environment damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, visit ransomware removal and restoration services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight 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 (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of leading data security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight 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 or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more 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 capture, maintain, find and safeguard information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of 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 ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class consulting support in key facets of network security such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic network scans to uncover potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar tools and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web application testing and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Get the details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Read more information about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
As well as supporting a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size expert engineering services for products from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable method for helping organizations to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world threats by testing how well network protection procedures and technologies stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Find out more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic competencies and worldwide standards of service that computer security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to provide effective security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your organization in vital security areas including data protection governance, risk management, data security program control, and incident handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, connection permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out the details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants have in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.
Read the details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to utilize 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 critical system functions, define effective design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security engineer able to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit services, IT administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services.
CRISC Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IS control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for defining company-wide security policies.
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional has the knowledge needed to deliver support in critical areas of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security services addressed under GIAC certification programs such as assessing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is located in Minnetonka or elsewhere in the state of Minnesota and you're trying to find cybersecurity consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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