For fast remote assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Sioux Falls South Dakota can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to provide fast and economical help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides online security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions turn into big bills.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are currently faced with a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to learn how to get immediate aid. Progent maintains a pool of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to guard against future exploits.
For companies that have planned carefully for a security breech, the formal post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security penetration.
Introduction to Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection plus preparation for recovering vital data and functions after an attack demands an on-going process that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security professionals can support your organization at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security plan. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any organization should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies activities to help security personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and revive network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, define and execute a safe computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to e-mail and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature non-stop online network tracking and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out 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) planning and integration expertise.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and using other proven assessment techniques. Progent's background with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to avoid or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Consulting
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an IT network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-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 Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
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 organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual 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 OS software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide world-class consulting support in vital facets of IT security including:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to understand assessment reports and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment plus portable devices. Get more information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide in-depth technical support for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level support for technologies from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration testing is a vital technique for allowing businesses to understand how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by revealing how thoroughly network security policies and mechanisms stand up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest hacking methods. Get more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
CISM defines the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that IT security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to provide effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in critical security areas including information protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process management, and crisis handling support.
Get more information concerning Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts have been awarded ISSAP status after thorough testing and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth understanding of access control systems and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security consultant trained to help companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT administration, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively auditing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for implementing company-wide security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in vital categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for any of the network security services covered within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your company is located in Sioux Falls South Dakota and you need computer security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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