To get immediate online assistance with computer security problems, companies in Augusta-Richmond County, GA, have access to world-class expertise from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to provide effective and low-cost help with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in big bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
In case your business is currently faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help to see how to get fast assistance.

For businesses that have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Expertise
Coordinating network security as well as planning for recovering vital information and systems after an attack demands a continual program involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can assist your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Any business should have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT personnel to assess the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and build a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to 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 email and data, and install an effective virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages include non-stop online network monitoring and quick resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and devices that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the attack, restore ordinary business operations, and recover information lost owing to the attack. Progent's security specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate new attacks.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent offers a collection of low-cost, set-price monthly managed services intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:

Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. Learn more about Progent's Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Email Content Filtering and Data Loss Protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements such as IPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers can provide unique consulting support in key areas of computer protection including:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic system scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with testing tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Read additional information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size advanced consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable technique for allowing organizations to understand how vulnerable their networks are to serious threats by testing how well network security policies and technologies stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists using advanced intrusion methods. Read the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaCertified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental skills and international standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their accreditation have the background and skill to offer efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in critical security disciplines including information protection governance, risk management, data protection program control, and incident handling support.

Get more details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, access control systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Read more details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are experts who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation as a result of rigorous testing and significant experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Get additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security consultant able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC Risk Management Experts
CRISC-certified IT Risk Engineers for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT control mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Get more details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Support.

Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Augusta-Richmond County, GeorgiaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in critical categories of network, information, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the United States NSA. Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for any of the network security services covered within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Find out more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is located in Augusta-Richmond County or elsewhere in the state of Georgia and you want security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

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