For fast online assistance with computer security problems, businesses in Tacoma Washington can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide effective and low-cost assistance with security issues that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and CISSP.
Progent offers online security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big charges.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
If your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to learn how to get fast help. Progent maintains a team of seasoned network security experts who can provide online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to guard against future attacks.
For companies that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step incident response procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security penetration.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection plus preparedness for recovering vital information and functions following an attack demands a continual effort involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified professionals can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to guard your information system, from security audits to designing a comprehensive security plan. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Every organization ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help IT staff to inventory the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, define and execute a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote access to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature automated online server tracking and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud planning and integration consulting.)
Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost owing to the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining event logs and using other proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to prevent or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild a network victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of managed 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 utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent can also help you to install 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. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Read 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 and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting solution without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer world-class consulting support in vital facets of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can help your company to understand audit results and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key worldwide security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Read the details concerning Progent's Information Risk 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 CCNP experts can provide in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Support.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Penetration Checking Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level engineering services for technologies from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital technique for helping organizations to determine how exposed their IT environments are to real-world threats by testing how effectively network security processes and technologies stand up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion techniques. Read the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
CISM defines the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that those who have earned their accreditation possess the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines such as information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information security program control, and incident handling management.
Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, access control methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Find out the details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations 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 cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to follow current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized achievement that signifies mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant trained to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to design, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
Learn more details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.
GIAC Support Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills necessary to provide services in critical categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing networks, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is located in Tacoma Washington and you need network security engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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