For fast online assistance with network security problems, companies in Waltham, MA, have access to world-class support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost help with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's security engineers are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, protected system infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent provides remote security help on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in major expenses.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are now faced with a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to get fast help. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to protect against future exploits.
For businesses that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security penetration.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security plus preparation for restoring vital data and functions following an attack requires a continual process involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security consultants can assist your business at any level in your attempt to safeguard your information network, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Important technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any organization should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies procedures to assist IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing software, define and build a safe computer architecture, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, design secure online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options feature non-stop online network tracking and fast resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration consulting.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function following a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and recover information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or contain new assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, visit ransomware removal and recovery consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network management 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. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent can also help your company to install and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, 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 fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer world-class consulting support in vital areas of network protection including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive network tests to identify potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning tools and can help you to analyze audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Get additional information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes advanced consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration testing is a vital technique for allowing businesses to understand how vulnerable their information systems are to potential threats by revealing how well network security processes and technologies hold up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using advanced hacking methods. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that information security managers are required to achieve. It offers business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your organization in key security disciplines such as data protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and incident handling management.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified security experts have earned ISSAP accreditation after thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with 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 help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security consultant able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC Network Risk Management Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively assessing your IT management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to provide services in vital categories of network, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics including assessing security systems, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If your business is situated in Waltham or elsewhere in the state of Massachusetts and you're trying to find cybersecurity help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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