For immediate online assistance with data security issues, businesses in Winston-Salem, NC, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are available to offer effective and low-cost help with security problems that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to support environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Macintosh, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email security, protected network design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers online security help on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's billing structure keeps expenses low and avoids situations where simple solutions result in major charges.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your network is now faced with a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to find out how to get immediate aid.

For organizations who have planned in advance for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data security as well as preparedness for recovering vital data and functions following a security breach demands a continual process that entails an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified experts can help your business at any level in your efforts to secure your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a complete security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every business should have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure IT architecture, and propose processes and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include non-stop online system tracking and quick response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in restoring networks and computers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the breach, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve data lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by examining event logs and using a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or contain new assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent offers a selection of low-cost, set-price monthly managed services intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. Learn more about Progent's Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Email Content Filtering and Data Leakage Prevention.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards like IPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of computer security such as:

Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic system tests to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar tools and can help you to understand audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web software validation and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Find out more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class consulting support for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Learn additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
In addition to supporting a wide range of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes top-level consulting for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for helping companies to understand how exposed their IT environments are to real-world attacks by testing how well network protection procedures and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest hacking methods. Read more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic skills and worldwide standards of service that information security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the background and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in key security areas including data protection governance, risk management, information protection program control, and crisis handling management.

Get more details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified Network Security Professionals for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management practices, security design and models, access permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation as a result of thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Infrastructure Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
CISA Engineers for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security consultant able to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC-certified Network Risk Experts for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a business continuity plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.

Get additional details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Consulting.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaGIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in key areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including and the United States NSA. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the security services covered under GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your business is located in Winston-Salem or anywhere in the state of North Carolina and you want security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

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