Washington, District of Columbia Contact Information:
|Washington, District of Columbia
1200 G Street, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
|Sales Phone: 202-851-2383
Link: Washington DC Network Consulting Services
To get immediate remote help with data security issues, companies in Washington, DC, have access to expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are available to offer fast and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services covers firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers online security help on a by-the-minute model with no minimum minutes and without extra charges for setup or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail big bills.
Our System Has Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
In case your business is currently fighting a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to learn how to get immediate help. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a serious security penetration.
Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating computer protection plus planning for restoring vital data and functions following an attack demands an on-going process that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security experts can assist your business at any level in your efforts to protect your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Key areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.
Designing and Building Protected Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to help security personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations. Progent can install scanning software, create and implement a secure computer architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy protected remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.
If you are interested in an economical option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services include automated remote network monitoring and fast response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses caused by the attack, restore normal functions, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient measures to prevent or mitigate new assaults.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design 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 assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside 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 or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
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, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class consulting support in vital facets of IT security including:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive skills with testing tools and can help you to understand assessment results and react appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering fixed wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Get more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Get the details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a wide array of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers small organizations expert consulting for technologies from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers such as:
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to understand how exposed their networks are to real-world attacks by showing how effectively network security policies and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Learn more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
CISM identifies the basic competencies and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your organization in vital security areas such as information security governance, risk management, information security process control, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration procedures, security architecture and models, access control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP certified security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
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CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all key system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.
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Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The CISA credential is a prestigious achievement that signifies mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security audit engineer trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.
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CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver support in critical areas of network, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the help of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines covered within GIAC certification programs including auditing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is located in Washington DC and you need computer security consulting help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.