For immediate online assistance with computer security problems, companies in Waltham, MA, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is available to provide efficient and affordable assistance with security crises that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's security consultants are premier to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services covers firewall configuration, email security, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute model with no minimum call duration and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions turn into big bills.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
If your network is now experiencing a security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to receive immediate aid. Progent maintains a pool of certified network security experts who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned carefully for a security breech, the formal incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security attack.
Introduction to Security Services
Managing computer protection plus planning for recovering critical information and systems following an attack requires an on-going process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can help your organization at all levels in your attempt to secure your IT network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every company ought to have a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines activities to help IT personnel to assess the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and build a safe computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.
If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages feature continual online network monitoring and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed following a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage caused by the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the attack. Progent's security specialists can also manage a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or mitigate new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct an environment compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn 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 Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. 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 control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require urgent 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 cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS 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 service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
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 apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Learn 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, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide unique consulting support in key facets of computer security including:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic system scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can help you to analyze assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web software testing and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important industry security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Get more details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad range of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced support for security products from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital technique for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their IT environments are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection policies and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking methods. Read more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager defines the basic competencies and international benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas including information security governance, risk assessment, data protection program management, and crisis handling management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP certification following rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious achievement that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security professional able to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting data resources, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC IT Risk Management Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially assessing your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in critical areas of system, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Waltham or elsewhere in the state of Massachusetts and you're trying to find computer security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
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