For fast remote help with network security issues, companies in Schaumburg Illinois have access to expert expertise from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security support services on a per-minute model with no minimum call duration and without additional charges for sign-up or after hours service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick fixes result in major bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If you are currently experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support to learn how to get immediate aid. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security specialists who can provide remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared carefully for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing network security as well as preparedness for restoring vital information and systems following a security breach requires a continual program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can support your organization at any level in your attempt to protect your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a complete security plan. Important areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Environments
Every business ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist IT personnel to inventory the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and implement a secure IT architecture, and propose procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages include automated online system tracking and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) integration expertise.)
Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed because of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, restore normal functions, and recover information lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to restore an information system that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery expertise.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art 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 solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: 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. Available at a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored 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 standards like HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, see 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 key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, retrieve and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class expertise in vital areas of computer security such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic network scans to uncover potential security holes. Progent has broad skills with these and similar tools and can help you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web software testing and can perform thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security standards such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Read additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out more details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for allowing organizations to understand how vulnerable their IT systems are to potential threats by testing how effectively network security procedures and technologies hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Get the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of service that computer security managers are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and skill to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information security program management, and incident response support.
Read additional details concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts have earned ISSAP certification after rigorous testing and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Infrastructure Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 offers 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 according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic security models that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier security professional trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Find out additional details about Progent's CISA Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially auditing your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining security policies and procedures.
Learn more details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Support.
Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver support in critical areas of network, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics including assessing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Schaumburg Illinois and you want network security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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