To get immediate remote help with computer security problems, companies in Norfolk, VA, can find expert support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer efficient and affordable help with security issues that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services encompasses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent offers online security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum times and without additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in major charges.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If you are currently faced with a security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support to see how to receive fast help.

For businesses that have prepared carefully for being hacked, the formal incident response procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security penetration.

Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating data security and planning for recovering vital information and functions following a security breach demands a continual effort that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to secure your information network, ranging from security assessments to designing a complete security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any organization should have a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to assist security staff to assess the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing software, create and build a secure IT infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe remote access to email and information, and configure an efficient VPN.

If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature automated online server tracking and quick response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Learn 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 networks and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to propose effective ways to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses 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
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (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 defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide unique expertise in key areas of computer protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar utilities and can help you to understand audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software testing and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Find out more information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and IS routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes expert support for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable technique for helping companies to determine how vulnerable their networks are to serious threats by testing how well corporate security processes and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Learn more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Norfolk, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic competencies and worldwide benchmarks of performance that IT security professionals are expected to master. It offers business management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in critical security areas such as data security governance, risk assessment, information security process management, and incident handling management.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Get the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP status after thorough testing and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Find out additional details about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
CISA Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important qualification that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit engineer trained to help companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT administration, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise.

CRISC IT Risk Management Experts
CRISC Risk Engineers for Norfolk, VirginiaThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively assessing your IT control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies.

Get additional details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Network Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Norfolk, VirginiaGIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide support in vital areas of system, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing perimeters, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Read additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Norfolk or anywhere in the state of Virginia and you want computer security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.














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