For fast remote assistance with data security problems, businesses in St. Louis, MO, can find expert support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer fast and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services covers firewall technology, email security, secure system design, and business continuity planning. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security certifications including GIAC and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides online security support on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and no additional charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions turn into major expenses.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
If your business is now faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to see how to get fast help. Progent has a team of veteran network security experts who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security attack.
Overview of Security Support Services
Managing computer protection as well as preparedness for restoring vital data and functions following an attack requires a continual effort involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security experts can help your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your information network, from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security plan. Important areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any organization ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan defines activities to assist security personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design security into your company operations. Progent can install auditing utilities, define and implement a safe IT architecture, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design protected remote connectivity to email and information, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages feature continual remote system tracking and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry data security standards. (Find out 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 Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed following a security attack. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the event. Progent's security specialists can also manage a thorough forensic evaluation by examining activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to propose efficient ways to prevent or mitigate new assaults.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of managed 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: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your 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 service that uses the technology of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn more 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, update, retrieve and protect information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide unique consulting support in key areas of IT security such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web application testing and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major global security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Learn additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read more information about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
As well as being expert in a wide array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of any size advanced consulting for solutions from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion testing is a vital method for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to serious threats by showing how thoroughly corporate protection policies and technologies stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Get more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the fundamental competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that information security managers are required to achieve. It offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation possess the experience and skill to provide efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in key security areas including data security governance, vulnerability management, information security process management, and incident handling management.
Read additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.
CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, connection permission systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification following rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all key system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security audit engineer able to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology administration, network assets and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Specialists
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining company-wide security policies.
Get additional details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC Consulting Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge needed to provide services in critical areas of network, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of GIAC certified consultants for all of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs including assessing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is situated in St. Louis or elsewhere in Missouri and you're looking for cybersecurity help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.