For immediate online assistance with network security issues, companies in Norfolk, VA, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to provide effective and economical assistance with security problems that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Macintosh, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, protected network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent provides remote security support on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and no extra fees for setup or after hours service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and avoids scenarios where quick fixes entail major bills.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
In case your business is now faced with a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to receive fast assistance.

For organizations that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of reacting to a major security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Managing data protection and staying ready for restoring critical information and functions following a security breach demands an on-going effort involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can assist your business at any level in your efforts to safeguard your information network, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Some technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Planning and Building Protected Environments
Any organization ought to develop a carefully thought out security plan that includes both preventive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to help IT staff to assess the damage resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, design secure offsite access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.

If you are interested in an affordable option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services include automated remote server tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend efficient ways to avoid or mitigate new attacks.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of network monitoring and 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. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including blocking, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer unique support in vital areas of network security including:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these tools and can help you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application testing and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network 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 deliver in-depth technical support for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network products including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out the details about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
As well as supporting a wide range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level engineering services for products from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a key technique for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their information systems are to real-world attacks by showing how effectively network security processes and technologies hold up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers using advanced intrusion techniques. Read the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that information security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to assist your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as information security governance, risk management, information protection program management, and crisis response management.

Learn more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, access permission systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Read more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth understanding of access control systems and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your business with all phases of architecture security.

Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.

CISA Professional Services
CISA Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaThe CISA credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security consultant trained to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity planning.

Learn more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.

CRISC Risk Management Consultants
CRISC IT Risk Engineers for Norfolk, VirginiaThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IT control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.

Read additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.

GIAC Support Expertise
Security Experts with GIAC Certification for Norfolk, VirginiaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of certified security engineers for any of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification topics including auditing IT infrastructure, security incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your company is located in Norfolk or elsewhere in the state of Virginia and you want network security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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