For immediate remote assistance with data security problems, companies in Shreveport, LA, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and low-cost help with security issues that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's security engineers are premier to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the world's most advanced security credentials including CISA and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers online security support on a per-minute model with no minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where simple solutions turn into big charges.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If you are currently experiencing a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to find out how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating network security as well as preparedness for recovering vital information and systems after a security breach demands a continual program involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security consultants can support your organization at whatever level in your efforts to protect your information system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Implementing Protected Environments
Every organization ought to develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help security personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing software, define and implement a safe network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile access to email and data, and configure an efficient VPN.
If you are interested in an economical option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services include automated remote server monitoring and immediate resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration expertise.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the attack, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the event. Progent's security specialists can also perform a thorough forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective ways to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an IT network compromised by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network monitoring and 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 and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, 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 device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
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 leading information security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see 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 critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT 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 protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants offer unique expertise in vital facets of network security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can assist your company to understand audit results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web application validation and can perform expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Find out more details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional details about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
As well as supporting a broad range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced support for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for allowing companies to understand how vulnerable their information systems are to serious attacks by revealing how effectively network security procedures and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists using the latest intrusion techniques. Learn the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and worldwide standards of service that IT security professionals are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your organization in critical security areas such as data protection governance, vulnerability management, data protection process management, and incident handling support.
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the services 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 network security expert to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Services
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that represents mastery in network security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has candidates undergo an extensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information resources, and business continuity planning.
Learn additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing security policies and procedures.
Get more details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in important areas of network, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of certified professionals for any of the security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is located in Shreveport or anywhere in the state of Louisiana and you want network security help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.