For immediate online assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Waltham Massachusetts have access to expert expertise from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support consultants are available to offer effective and economical help with security issues that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent provides remote security assistance on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and without extra charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes entail big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
If you are currently faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to learn how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For companies that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security penetration.
Overview of Security Expertise
Managing data protection and preparation for recovering critical information and systems following a security breach demands a continual program that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security consultants can help your business at any level in your attempt to secure your information network, ranging from security audits to creating a complete security plan. Important technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Any organization ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines activities to help security staff to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning software, define and build a secure network architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected offsite access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If your company is looking for an economical way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services include automated remote server monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working following a security penetration. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an information system damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight line of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as 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 unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware solution without a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time spent searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide world-class consulting support in key facets of network security such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of comprehensive network tests to identify potential security holes. Progent has broad skills with scanning tools and can help your company to understand assessment results and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important industry security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Get the details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class technical services 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 IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Get additional details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide array of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a key method for helping companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to serious threats by revealing how effectively network security policies and technologies stand up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists using advanced hacking methods. Find out more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
CISM identifies the fundamental skills and international benchmarks of performance that information security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the background and knowledge to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your organization in vital security areas including data security governance, risk management, information protection program management, and incident response support.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, connection permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP status after thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, 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 secure network architecture.
Get more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
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 can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized qualification that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security consultant trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Get more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise.
CRISC Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS control design and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.
Find out additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Expertise.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide support in vital areas of network, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants for all of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs including auditing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is situated in Waltham Massachusetts and you want computer security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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