For fast remote help with network security issues, companies in St. Louis, MO, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service staff is available to provide effective and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute basis without minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your network is currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to see how to receive fast assistance. Progent has a pool of veteran cybersecurity experts who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to protect against future attacks.
For organizations who have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal incident handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection as well as staying ready for recovering critical data and functions after a security breach demands an on-going program involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security experts can help your organization at any level in your attempt to secure your IT system, ranging from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Any company ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies procedures to assist security staff to assess the losses caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the experience, and restore business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can install scanning software, define and build a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature continual online system tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that comply with government and industry data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the breach, return your company to normal functions, and recover data lost as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to propose effective measures to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your critical information. 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 and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware solution without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class support in key areas of network security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover potential security problems. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can help you to understand audit reports and respond 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 worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Get additional information about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Get more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size advanced engineering services for security products from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for helping companies to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to potential threats by revealing how well network protection processes and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists using the latest hacking methods. Read additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
CISM defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that IT security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in critical security areas including data protection governance, risk management, data protection program management, and crisis handling support.
Read additional information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP certification through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and models, connection control systems, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit professional able to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, information technology enforcement, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IT management mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for designing company-wide security policies.
Find out additional information about Progent's CRISC Risk Management Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited professional has the skills needed to deliver services in vital areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics such as auditing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is located in St. Louis or elsewhere in the state of Missouri and you want network security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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