To get fast online assistance with data security issues, companies in Schaumburg Illinois have access to expert support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer effective and affordable help with security crises that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected system design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security credentials including GIAC and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security support services on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and no additional charges for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and avoids situations where simple fixes turn into major expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are now fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Support to see how to receive immediate assistance. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who offer remote and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating data security plus preparedness for restoring vital information and functions following a security breach demands an on-going process that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security experts can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your information network, from security evaluation to designing a complete security program. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every organization should develop a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help IT staff to inventory the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can install scanning software, define and implement a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, design protected online and mobile access to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.
If you are looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature continual remote system tracking and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration expertise.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend efficient strategies to prevent or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent can provide the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve 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 an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud 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 centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. 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 ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure 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, maintain, find and safeguard information about your network 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 organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers can provide world-class consulting support in key areas of computer protection including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic system tests to reveal potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these utilities and can assist you to understand assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key industry security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Read the details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete range of protection and VPN products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn the details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a wide range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of any size top-level consulting for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to determine how exposed their information systems are to serious attacks by revealing how well network protection policies and technologies stand up to planned but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Find out more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the core competencies and international standards of performance that information security professionals are required to master. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide efficient security management and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in critical security disciplines such as information security governance, vulnerability assessment, data security program management, and incident response management.
Get more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, connection permission systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Read more details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Learn more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 organization to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The CISA accreditation is an important achievement that signifies expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security professional trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, safeguarding information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Find out more details concerning Progent's CISA Professional Services.
CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IS control mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
Find out more details concerning Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Services.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in vital categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified consultants for any of the security services covered under GIAC certification topics including auditing perimeters, incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Depend on Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Schaumburg Illinois and you're trying to find cybersecurity expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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