For immediate online assistance with data security problems, businesses in Skokie, IL, have access to world-class support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost help with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides online security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and no additional fees for setup or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into major expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case your business is now faced with a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to find out how to receive immediate help. Progent has a team of seasoned network security specialists who can provide remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of responding to a major security attack.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating network security and planning for restoring vital data and systems after a security breach demands an on-going process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your business at any level in your attempt to secure your IT system, from security evaluation to designing a complete security program. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to assist IT staff to assess the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the experience, and restore business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and implement a safe network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy protected remote access to email and data, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If your company is looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature non-stop remote system tracking and quick response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud resources and that comply with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, restore normal business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the event. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient ways to avoid or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an IT network compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, identification, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: 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 data security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
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 key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical 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 information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class expertise in vital areas of IT security including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to identify potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can help you to understand audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also offer web software testing and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances plus portable devices. Read additional details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete family of protection and VPN products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out more details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as being expert in a wide array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size expert consulting for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their information systems are to real-world threats by testing how effectively network security procedures and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that computer security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in vital security areas such as information protection governance, risk management, information security program management, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, access permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your business with all phases of architecture security.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist 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 security mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security audit engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively auditing your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies.
Find out additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the skills appropriate to deliver support in key areas of network, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified security engineers for any of the network security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing networks, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Skokie or elsewhere in Illinois and you want computer security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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