For immediate remote help with network security problems, companies in Montgomery, AL, can find expert support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer efficient and low-cost assistance with security issues that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent offers remote security help on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and no extra fees for sign-up or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into big expenses.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
Network Security ConsultingIn case you are currently experiencing a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support to learn how to get immediate assistance. Progent has a pool of veteran cybersecurity specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.

For organizations who have planned beforehand for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security incident.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data security plus preparedness for recovering vital information and functions after an attack requires an on-going effort that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your business at any level in your attempt to secure your IT network, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Any organization should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can set up auditing software, define and execute a secure network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, design safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages include automated remote network monitoring and quick resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function because of a security breach. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient ways to avoid or contain future attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery expertise.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate action. Progent can also assist you to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore 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 service that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network 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 information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time spent searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class consulting support in key areas of computer protection such as:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of comprehensive system scans to identify possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these and similar tools and can help you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software testing and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important worldwide security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Learn more details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out additional information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
As well as being expert in a broad range of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level support for products from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to find out how exposed their networks are to potential threats by showing how thoroughly corporate security procedures and mechanisms hold up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Read additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Montgomery, AlabamaCISM identifies the fundamental skills and international benchmarks of performance that IT security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM possess the background and skill to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to assist your organization in key security areas including data protection governance, risk management, data protection process management, and crisis handling management.

Get more details about Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Montgomery, AlabamaProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read additional details about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Montgomery, AlabamaProgent's ISSAP Premier security experts have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.

Read additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, define effective design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Consultants for Montgomery, AlabamaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important qualification that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security professional trained to help businesses in the fields of IS audit process, IT enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.

Read additional details about Progent's CISA Professional Services.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Network Risk Engineers for Montgomery, AlabamaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively assessing your IS management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Services.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
Security Experts with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Montgomery, AlabamaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant has the skills needed to deliver support in key areas of network, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the support of certified professionals for any of the security disciplines addressed within GIAC certification programs including assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your business is located in Montgomery or elsewhere in Alabama and you're trying to find computer security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.