To get fast online help with data security issues, companies in Skokie Illinois have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service staff is available to provide fast and economical help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are premier to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall technology, email security, protected system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security credentials including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers online security support on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions result in big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case your network is currently faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Computer Support to learn how to receive immediate assistance. Progent has a team of seasoned cybersecurity experts who offer online and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have planned in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a serious security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Managing data protection plus preparedness for recovering critical information and systems after an attack demands an on-going program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security consultants can assist your business at any level in your efforts to secure your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Some areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Secure Environments
Every company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to help IT staff to assess the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning software, define and build a secure IT infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure offsite connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If your company is looking for an economical way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include continual online server monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security breach. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary business operations, and recover information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also oversee a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware removal and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company 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 potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
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 information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer world-class specialized help in key areas of computer security such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive network scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with testing utilities and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application testing and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Find out the details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as supporting a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size expert support for security products from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital method for allowing companies to find out how exposed their information systems are to potential attacks by showing how thoroughly network security processes and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Learn more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental skills and international benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are required to master. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in key security areas such as data protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and crisis handling management.
Find out more details about Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and models, access control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Get more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security 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 can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized achievement that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security audit engineer able to assist companies in the fields of IS audit process, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information assets, and business continuity planning.
Find out more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing company-wide security policies.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to provide support in important areas of network, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified security engineers for all of the security services covered under GIAC certification topics such as auditing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If your company is located in Skokie Illinois and you're trying to find cybersecurity consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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