For fast online help with computer security problems, companies in Shreveport, LA, have access to world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide fast and low-cost help with security issues that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email security, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security certifications including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides remote security support services on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs under control and avoids situations where simple solutions turn into big expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
In case your network is currently fighting a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to find out how to get fast help. Progent maintains a team of certified network security experts who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned beforehand for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security attack.
Introduction to Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection plus staying ready for recovering vital data and functions following an attack requires an on-going program that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified professionals can support your business at all levels in your attempt to guard your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Designing and Building Protected Environments
Any company ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan defines activities to help security personnel to inventory the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and build a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, design secure online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is interested in an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature automated online server monitoring and immediate resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring systems and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the breach, restore normal business operations, and recover information lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient ways to avoid or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent offers the services of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to rebuild a network damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets 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 is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn 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 managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables fast restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to recover your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security companies to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see 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 protected fault tolerant 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 customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, 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 organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security engineers offer unique specialized help in vital areas of computer security including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive network tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can help your company to analyze audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application testing and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection 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, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Get more details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Support.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
In addition to supporting a broad array of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level consulting for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a valuable method for allowing organizations to determine how exposed their information systems are to real-world attacks by testing how effectively network protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking methods. Read additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic competencies and worldwide benchmarks of performance that information security professionals are required to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the background and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as information security governance, risk assessment, information protection process management, and incident response management.
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Read the details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises 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 support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security professional trained to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and support IS controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially assessing your IT control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining company-wide security policies.
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GIAC Consulting Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to deliver support in critical areas of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the support of certified security engineers for any of the network security services addressed under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing perimeters, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Shreveport or anywhere in the state of Louisiana and you're looking for computer security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.