For immediate online help with computer security issues, businesses in Tacoma, WA, have access to expert expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support staff is available to provide efficient and affordable assistance with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are qualified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services covers firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has earned the industry's top security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and CISSP.
Progent offers remote security help on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and no extra fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick solutions turn into big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
If your network is now experiencing a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to find out how to get immediate help. Progent has a pool of seasoned network security specialists who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future exploits.
For businesses who have planned in advance for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a major security attack.
Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection as well as planning for recovering critical data and functions following a security breach demands a continual process that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can assist your business at any level in your attempt to guard your IT network, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security plan. Some technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Every company should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and execute a safe computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages include non-stop remote server monitoring and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function because of a security attack. Progent can help evaluate the losses caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the skills to restore a network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and restoration services.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up 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 includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer unique consulting support in key facets of computer protection such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security 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 skills with these and similar utilities and can help you to analyze assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web software testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key worldwide security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Learn more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Find out more information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced support for security products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to determine how exposed their IT systems are to real-world attacks by testing how well corporate protection processes and technologies hold up to planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Get more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core competencies and international benchmarks of service that computer security managers are required to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines including information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program control, and crisis handling support.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, access control methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation after rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Learn additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop efficient design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious qualification that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional able to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information assets, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC IT Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional has the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in critical areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of certified professionals for any of the security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your company is situated in Tacoma or anywhere in the state of Washington and you want network security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.