For immediate remote help with computer security problems, companies in Baltimore, MD, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is ready to offer effective and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security engineers are qualified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected network architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent provides online security help on a per-minute basis with no minimum times and no extra fees for sign-up or after hours service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions result in major charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
Cybersecurity Consulting FirmIf you are now experiencing a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to find out how to receive immediate help. Progent maintains a pool of certified network security specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.

For organizations who have planned beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a major security incident.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data security plus preparedness for recovering vital information and systems after an attack requires an on-going process involving an array of tools and processes. Progent's security professionals can help your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your IT network, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security strategy. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Any organization should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to assist security staff to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and build a safe IT infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design protected remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature continual online system monitoring and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over activity logs and using other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or mitigate future attacks.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-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 infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Learn 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 capture, maintain, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security engineers can provide unique consulting support in vital facets of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to reveal possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering in-place wireless equipment plus portable devices. Learn more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
As well as supporting a broad range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes top-level consulting for technologies from other important firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable technique for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT environments are to serious threats by revealing how thoroughly network security procedures and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Learn additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Baltimore, MarylandCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of service that information security managers are required to achieve. It offers executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in vital security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability assessment, information protection program management, and incident response management.

Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Consultants for Baltimore, MarylandProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Baltimore, MarylandProgent's ISSAP certified cybersecurity experts have earned ISSAP certification after rigorous testing and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.

Read additional details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations 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 consultant to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.

Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consultants for Baltimore, MarylandThe CISA accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security professional able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Network Risk Experts for Baltimore, MarylandThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially auditing your IT control design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Find out additional details about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.

GIAC Consulting Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Baltimore, MarylandGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge needed to deliver support in vital categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions around the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified professionals for any of the security services addressed within GIAC certification topics such as auditing security systems, incident response, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Learn more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Depend on Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Baltimore or anywhere in Maryland and you're trying to find cybersecurity consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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