For immediate online assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Schaumburg, IL, have access to expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and economical help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers online security support on a per-minute model with no minimum times and without additional fees for sign-up or after hours support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where quick fixes entail major charges.
We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your network is currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support to find out how to get fast aid. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security incident.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Managing data protection as well as staying ready for recovering vital information and functions after a security breach requires a continual program involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security consultants can assist your organization at any level in your attempt to secure your IT system, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security program. Key technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Any organization should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure IT architecture, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and configure an efficient VPN.
If your company is looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature non-stop online network tracking and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud resources and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working as a result of a security breach. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the assault, restore normal business operations, and retrieve data lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an information system damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network 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. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs 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 applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security consultants offer world-class support in key areas of network protection such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with these utilities and can help your company to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major industry security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Read additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced support for security products from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for helping organizations to find out how exposed their IT systems are to real-world threats by testing how effectively corporate protection procedures and technologies stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion methods. Get additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
CISM defines the basic skills and international standards of service that information security professionals are required to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as data security governance, vulnerability management, information protection process control, and incident response management.
Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security design and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.
Get additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises 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 expert to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important qualification that signifies expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM experts for designing security policies and procedures.
Read the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Schaumburg or anywhere in Illinois and you're trying to find computer security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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