To get immediate remote assistance with network security problems, companies in Winston-Salem, NC, can find world-class expertise from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is ready to provide fast and low-cost help with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's top security credentials including GIAC and CISSP.

Progent provides online security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no additional charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids situations where quick fixes turn into major charges.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
Network Security Consulting FirmIf your network is now fighting a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to find out how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of seasoned cybersecurity experts who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security penetration.

Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating data security as well as preparedness for recovering critical information and systems following an attack demands a continual process that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security engineers can support your organization at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a complete security program. Some technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any business should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to help IT staff to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a secure IT architecture, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include non-stop remote network monitoring and quick response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the breach, restore normal functions, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and using other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or contain new assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as 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 protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email 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 organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide unique support in vital areas of IT security including:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive network tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has broad experience with scanning tools and can assist your company to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major global security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Learn additional details about Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco 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 world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn additional information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
As well as being expert in a wide array of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert consulting for technologies from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
Unannounced penetration testing is a key method for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their networks are to serious attacks by showing how well network security processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Learn more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core skills and international benchmarks of performance that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their certification possess the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in key security areas including data protection governance, vulnerability management, information security process control, and incident handling management.

Get the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Experts for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access control systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of architecture security.

Get additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Infrastructure Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit consultant trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

Get additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.

CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Network Risk Engineers for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support IS controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for implementing security policies.

Get additional details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.

GIAC Consulting Expertise
Security Engineers with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide services in vital categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of certified professionals for any of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification programs including assessing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your business is situated in Winston-Salem or anywhere in North Carolina and you're trying to find cybersecurity expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.














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