To get fast remote help with network security problems, companies in Pittsburgh, PA, have access to world-class support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are ready to provide fast and low-cost assistance with security crises that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services covers firewall configuration, email security, protected system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers online security assistance on a per-minute basis with no minimum times and without extra fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail major charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Do We Do Now?
If your business is currently fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to learn how to receive immediate help. Progent has a pool of veteran network security specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future exploits.
For businesses who have planned beforehand for being hacked, the formal post-attack response procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Overview of Security Services
Coordinating computer security as well as preparedness for restoring vital information and systems following an attack requires a continual effort involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security professionals can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to secure your information network, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every business should develop a carefully considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist security personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the event, and revive network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing software, create and execute a safe network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, design protected online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services include non-stop remote system tracking and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the breach. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and using a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient ways to prevent or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key 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. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Learn 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 allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer unique consulting support in key areas of network security including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive network tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar tools and can assist you to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also offer web application testing and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Find out more details concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of protection and VPN technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Learn additional details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
In addition to being expert in a wide array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size advanced support for solutions from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a valuable method for helping businesses to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to potential threats by showing how effectively corporate protection procedures and technologies hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using the latest intrusion methods. Learn more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic competencies and international standards of service that computer security managers are required to achieve. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM expert to help your organization in key security disciplines including data security governance, risk assessment, data security program control, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation after thorough testing and substantial experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your business with all phases of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security features for all key system functions, define efficient design strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security audit engineer able to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Mitigation Specialists
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to provide support in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the assistance of certified security engineers for any of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing perimeters, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Pittsburgh or elsewhere in the state of Pennsylvania and you're looking for cybersecurity help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
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