For fast online help with computer security problems, businesses in St. Paul, MN, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer efficient and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected system architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By billing per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and avoids situations where simple solutions turn into big charges.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case your business is now faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help to find out how to receive immediate aid. Progent has a team of seasoned network security specialists who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future exploits.
For organizations that have planned in advance for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Security Support Services
Managing data protection as well as preparation for restoring vital data and systems after a security breach demands a continual program involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can support your business at all levels in your efforts to guard your information network, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Threats.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any organization should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist security staff to assess the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing software, define and build a secure network infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies to enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature continual remote server monitoring and immediate response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the assault, restore normal business operations, and recover data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to propose efficient ways to prevent or mitigate new assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including protection, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as 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 virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see 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 or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in key areas of computer security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can assist your company to understand assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application testing and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment plus portable devices. Find out the details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn more information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert engineering services for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for allowing organizations to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to real-world attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Learn the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
CISM identifies the core competencies and international standards of performance that IT security managers are expected to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the background and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in critical security areas including data protection governance, risk management, data protection process management, and incident response management.
Read more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services.
CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read more information about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all phases of architecture security.
Read more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security consultant able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a business continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively assessing your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies and procedures.
Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Services.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified professional has the knowledge necessary to provide support in key categories of network, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the help of certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
Read additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is located in St. Paul or elsewhere in the state of Minnesota and you're looking for cybersecurity engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
Twin Cities Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area.
Progent locations in the Twin Cities Metro Area