To get immediate online help with data security issues, companies in Schaumburg, IL, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to provide fast and economical help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email security, protected system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the industry's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides online security help on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and no extra fees for setup or after hours service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions result in major bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
In case you are now fighting a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to learn how to receive immediate assistance. Progent has a team of certified network security specialists who can provide online and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future exploits.
For organizations that have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security penetration.
Introduction to Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection and staying ready for recovering vital data and systems following an attack demands a continual effort involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security consultants can support your business at any level in your efforts to safeguard your information system, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any company should have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy defines procedures to assist IT personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can install scanning software, create and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe remote access to e-mail and data, and install an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature continual online network monitoring and fast resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the assault, restore normal functions, and recover information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your downtime and permits Progent to propose effective measures to prevent or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Services
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore a network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire threat progression including protection, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-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 (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud 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 incorporates the infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit 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 organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide world-class consulting support in key facets of IT security such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of automatic network tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with testing utilities and can assist your company to understand audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Learn more details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get more details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes expert consulting for security products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a key technique for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to potential threats by revealing how well network security processes and technologies hold up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking methods. Learn additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide standards of service that computer security managers are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the background and skill to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your organization in vital security areas including data security governance, risk assessment, data security process control, and crisis response management.
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CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification after thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
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Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA credential is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive test 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 services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially evaluating your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining company-wide security policies.
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GIAC Consulting Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge necessary to provide services in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified consultants for all of the security services addressed under GIAC certification programs such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is located in Schaumburg or anywhere in the state of Illinois and you're trying to find computer security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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