For immediate online assistance with data security issues, companies in New Orleans Louisiana have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are ready to offer effective and affordable assistance with security crises that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, protected network design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's top security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and ISSAP.
Progent provides online security support on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions result in big bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For businesses that have planned beforehand for a security breech, the formal incident handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of responding to a major security attack.
Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection plus planning for restoring critical information and functions after a security breach demands a continual effort involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your organization at any level in your efforts to secure your information network, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Secure Environments
Any organization ought to have a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines procedures to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and execute a secure network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature non-stop online server monitoring and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration 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 expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working following a security attack. Progent can help evaluate the losses caused by the breach, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve information compromised owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your downtime and allows Progent to recommend effective measures to prevent or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore an information system 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 expertise.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series 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 and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by 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 next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information 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 immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
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 information security companies to provide centralized management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email 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 Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration 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
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide world-class consulting support in key facets of IT security such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to identify possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can help you to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Read additional information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
As well as being expert in a broad range of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size top-level engineering services for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their information systems are to potential attacks by testing how well network security procedures and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion methods. Read more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the basic competencies and international standards of performance that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in critical security areas including information security governance, risk assessment, data protection process control, and crisis handling support.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP certification following rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
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Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious achievement that represents expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security audit consultant able to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT administration, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT support, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a business continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to provide support in critical categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the support of GIAC certified professionals for all of the security services addressed within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in New Orleans Louisiana and you're trying to find cybersecurity help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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