To get immediate online assistance with data security issues, businesses in St. Paul, MN, can find expert expertise from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security crises that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers remote security expertise on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions result in major charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to find out how to receive immediate help. Progent has a team of seasoned cybersecurity experts who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have prepared carefully for a security breech, the formal incident handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data security and preparation for recovering vital information and functions after an attack requires a continual program that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can support your business at any level in your efforts to secure your IT system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Building Secure Environments
Every organization should develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to assist security staff to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can install auditing utilities, create and implement a safe IT infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature continual online system tracking and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function following a security attack. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and recover information compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose effective measures to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including blocking, identification, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 data security vendors to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation 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
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital facets of computer protection such as:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to identify potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important industry security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Find out more details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
As well as supporting a wide range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size expert support for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a valuable method for helping businesses to determine how vulnerable their networks are to potential attacks by showing how thoroughly network protection processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Read additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental competencies and international standards of service that IT security managers are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification have the experience and skill to offer effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your organization in key security areas including information protection governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security design and test systems, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISSP Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services 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 network security consultant to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
The CISA accreditation is an important achievement that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant able to assist companies in the fields of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively auditing your IT management design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge necessary to deliver services in critical categories of system, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing security systems, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in St. Paul or anywhere in Minnesota and you need computer security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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