To get immediate remote help with network security problems, companies in Skokie, IL, have access to world-class support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support consultants are ready to offer efficient and economical assistance with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security credentials including CISA and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers online security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and without extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions result in major expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
In case you are currently fighting a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Online Computer Support to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of seasoned network security specialists who offer online and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared in advance for a security breech, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection as well as preparation for restoring critical information and functions after a security breach demands a continual process involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security professionals can support your organization at whatever level in your efforts to secure your IT system, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.
Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every business ought to have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines activities to assist security staff to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive network functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning software, create and implement a secure IT infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.
If you are interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature non-stop online system monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud resources and that comply with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering networks and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the event. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to restore an IT network compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses 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 Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical data, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
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 infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III 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 fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide world-class expertise in key facets of computer security such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has broad skills with these utilities and can help your company to understand audit results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Get more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size advanced support for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for helping businesses to understand how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious threats by testing how well corporate security procedures and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Find out the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Expertise
CISM defines the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM have the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in critical security disciplines such as information protection governance, vulnerability management, data security program control, and incident response management.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, connection permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
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 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 processes in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop efficient design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious qualification that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security consultant trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data resources, and disaster recovery planning.
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CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Support Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the skills needed to deliver services in critical categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the help of certified professionals for all of the security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your business is located in Skokie or anywhere in the state of Illinois and you want network security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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