To get fast online assistance with network security problems, businesses in New Orleans, LA, can find expert support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer effective and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email security, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security accreditations including CISM and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers online security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and without extra charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where quick solutions turn into big expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case your business is now experiencing a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support to learn how to get immediate aid. Progent has a team of certified network security specialists who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future exploits.
For businesses who have planned carefully for a security breech, the formal incident handling model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network security as well as planning for restoring vital information and functions after an attack demands an on-going effort involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified experts can support your business at all levels in your efforts to secure your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Key areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every business should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing utilities, create and build a secure computer architecture, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages include automated online system tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud resources and that are compliant with government and industry security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, 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 hacked, are in question, or have stopped working following a security attack. Progent can show you how to assess the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network 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 and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-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 Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class support in vital facets of IT security including:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances plus portable devices. Read more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete range of security and VPN technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Support.
Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes top-level consulting for technologies from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to find out how vulnerable their networks are to potential attacks by testing how well network security policies and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Learn more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and international standards of performance that information security managers are required to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their certification possess the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your organization in key security areas including data protection governance, vulnerability management, data protection process control, and crisis handling support.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security design and models, connection permission systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP certification following thorough testing and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Learn additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Infrastructure Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security features for all key system functions, develop effective design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized achievement that represents mastery in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has candidates pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security professional able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially evaluating your IS management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies.
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Support.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide services in key areas of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification programs such as assessing perimeters, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your company is situated in New Orleans or elsewhere in the state of Louisiana and you need computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.