For fast remote help with computer security problems, companies in Skokie, IL, have access to world-class support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is available to offer efficient and affordable help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are certified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email security, protected network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including GIAC and ISSAP.
Progent offers remote security expertise on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick fixes entail major charges.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If you are now faced with a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to find out how to get fast help. Progent has a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who offer online and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations who have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection plus staying ready for recovering critical data and systems following an attack demands an on-going process that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security engineers can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to protect your information system, from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Some areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to help security personnel to assess the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and implement a secure network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to email and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options include automated online system tracking and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the assault, restore ordinary functions, and recover data lost owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by examining event logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest efficient ways to avoid or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to restore an environment compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast recovery of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Learn 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 uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique consulting support in vital facets of computer security such as:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to identify potential security holes. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can help you to analyze assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read additional information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Stealth Penetration Checking Services
In addition to being expert in a broad array of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert consulting for solutions from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their networks are to serious threats by revealing how thoroughly corporate protection policies and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Get more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international standards of performance that information security managers are expected to achieve. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as data security governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis response support.
Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and test systems, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more information about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation as a result of rigorous testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that indicates mastery in IS security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security engineer able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Get additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies and procedures.
Read the details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in key categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of certified security engineers for any of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing perimeters, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is located in Skokie or elsewhere in the state of Illinois and you're trying to find cybersecurity expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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