To get immediate online assistance with network security issues, businesses in Richmond, VA, can find expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer fast and low-cost help with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for environments powered by Windows, Linux, Mac, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and ISSAP.

Progent offers online security support on a per-minute basis with no minimum call duration and no extra charges for setup or after hours service. By billing per minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in major bills.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your business is currently experiencing a network security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to see how to get immediate aid.

For businesses who have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating data protection as well as planning for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach demands an on-going effort involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security consultants can assist your business at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your information system, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Any organization should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines activities to assist security staff to assess the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and execute a secure network infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will optimize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature automated online network monitoring and fast resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (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 offers expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function because of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost owing to the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective ways to avoid or mitigate new attacks.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, 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 mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class support in vital areas of IT security such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic network tests to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar tools and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital technique for helping organizations to determine how vulnerable their networks are to real-world threats by testing how effectively corporate security procedures and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Learn more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Expertise
CISM Engineers for Richmond, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide standards of performance that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines such as information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process control, and crisis response management.

Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management practices, security design and test systems, access control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out the details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following rigorous examination and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.

Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISA Support Expertise
CISA Experts for Richmond, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security audit engineer trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT administration, systems and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.

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

CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Specialists
CRISC IT Risk Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for objectively auditing your IT control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for designing company-wide security policies.

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

GIAC Professional Services
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Richmond, VirginiaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in key categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation topics including assessing perimeters, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is located in Richmond or anywhere in Virginia and you need security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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