For immediate remote assistance with computer security issues, companies in Waltham, MA, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide effective and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email security, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the industry's most advanced security accreditations including Global Information Assurance Certification and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Progent offers online security expertise on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and without additional charges for setup or after hours support. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where quick fixes entail big charges.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
If your business is currently experiencing a network security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to see how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of seasoned cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.
For organizations who have prepared beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security penetration.
Overview of Security Support Services
Managing network protection plus preparedness for recovering critical information and functions following a security breach demands an on-going process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can help your business at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information network, from security evaluation to designing a complete security program. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Any business should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan defines activities to assist IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing software, create and implement a secure IT infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design protected online and mobile connectivity to email and information, and install an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature continual remote system monitoring and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security attack. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the assault, restore normal functions, and retrieve information lost as a result of the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend effective measures to avoid or contain future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an information system damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, visit ransomware removal and recovery services.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. 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 managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your 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 and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware solution without a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up 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 includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer unique support in vital areas of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of automatic network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with scanning utilities and can assist you to understand assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application testing and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and IS routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out more details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
As well as being expert in a wide array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes top-level consulting for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a key technique for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT systems are to serious attacks by showing how effectively corporate security policies and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Read the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services
CISM defines the basic competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to achieve. It offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in vital security disciplines including data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection program control, and incident response support.
Find out additional information about Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and test systems, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status following thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Infrastructure Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
The CISA credential is an important qualification that represents mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit professional able to help companies in the fields of IS audit process, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.
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CRISC-certified Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and execute a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.
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GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the skills appropriate to provide support in vital categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your business is situated in Waltham or anywhere in Massachusetts and you need cybersecurity help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
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