To get fast online help with computer security problems, businesses in Richmond, VA, have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service staff is available to offer fast and economical help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall configuration, email security, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager and CISSP.

Progent provides remote security help on a by-the-minute model with no minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps costs low and eliminates situations where quick fixes result in major charges.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIf your business is currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to find out how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned network security experts who can provide online and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.

For businesses that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating network security plus preparation for recovering vital information and functions after a security breach requires an on-going effort involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can help your business at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Every business ought to have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help IT personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the experience, and restore business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing software, define and build a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design secure online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an effective virtual private network.

If you are looking for an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature automated online network tracking and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data compromised owing to the assault. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to propose efficient measures to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the complete threat progression including filtering, detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require urgent attention. Progent can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class expertise in vital areas of network security including:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with information risk auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive network tests to identify possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning tools and can assist your company to understand audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major global security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment plus portable devices. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn additional information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Support.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a wide range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes top-level engineering services for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing companies to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by showing how thoroughly corporate protection processes and technologies hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Find out more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
CISM Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification possess the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your enterprise in critical security areas including information protection governance, risk management, information security program control, and incident response management.

Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified System Security Specialists for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get more information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.

Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.

CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit engineer able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit process, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

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CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Network Risk Engineers for Richmond, VirginiaThe CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT control mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.

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Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
Network Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Richmond, VirginiaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide support in important categories of system, information, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing networks, incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Richmond or elsewhere in the state of Virginia and you need computer security consulting expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.














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