Business information networks in Virginia can have quick and affordable online access to Progent's qualified network security engineers to assist with complex security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are per minute, sign-up is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides assistance for long-term projects that requires the services of seasoned security consultants with high-level security credentials.

If your Virginia office is located far from larger metropolitan neighborhoods such as Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Richmond, or Arlington, contact with local qualified security engineers is often problematic when there's a crisis. This can result in a loss of productivity for your business, upset customers, idle employees, and defocused management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a certified security consultant ready to offer expertise when you require it to get your information system on line and salvage your information.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to guard your information system with support services that can range from security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent provides economical service to assist businesses of all sizes to design and maintain secure networks based on Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems plus mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter.

Progent's certified professionals are available online or on site to offer a range of urgent or project-based network security services such as:

If your business has an urgent need for IT security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help.

Progent's support professionals provide world-class services in vital facets of computer security including security assessment, firewall and VPN expertise, and high-level security planning.

System Security Evaluation
Progent's certified security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your current network protection environment by performing comprehensive remote automated testing via sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves you consulting fees and offers a detailed portrayal of weaknesses. The information your business gains can form the basis of a network protection plan that can permit your network to operate safely and react quickly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Audits
Progent offers expertise in the use of security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard for economically running a set of programmed system testing checks to uncover potential security holes. Progent has extensive knowledge of other network auditing tools including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP application mapper, eEye, as well as utilities such as SolarWinds, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and respond effectively.

Progent can help you design protection into your company operations, configure auditing applications, plan and deploy a secure system environment, and suggest procedures to optimize the safety of your IT system. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design safe remote access to email and data, and install virtual private network. Learn additional information concerning Progent's automated security assessment.

Security Inventory Service Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory packages designed to enable small companies to get an independent network security assessment from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to determine possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert executes a system scan from an authorized machine inside your firewall to evaluate the risk to internal attacks. The two security inventory packages are set up and executed from a secured external site. The process is managed by a consultant who has earned top security accreditations and who generates a report that summarizes and analyzes the information captured by the scan and proposes practical remediation where appropriate.

Stealth Intrusion Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is an important component of any comprehensive IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can run extensive penetration checks without the awareness of your company's internal IT staff. Stealth penetration testing shows whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event history monitoring are correctly set up and consistently checked. Find out more about Progent's stealth security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent's background in network security technology encompasses extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products from a variety of companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent offers the services of consultants with key industry accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more performance than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help you to maintain your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to plan, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products offer a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to assist your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your company objectives. Read more details about Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Appliances.

Engineering Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent offers small and medium size companies expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security plan and choose appropriate products from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight line 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 aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight 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 apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied 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 makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Design
Any business should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive procedures and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of procedures that help to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack plan helps your company's network security personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the system, document the event, and get the IT network operational as rapidly as possible.

Progent's expert information security engineers are available to assist your business to perform a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and define a network security strategy to establish security policies and controls to reduce future assaults and dangers.

CISM Certified Network Security Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee describes the core capabilities and global standards of performance that information security managers are required to learn. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can provide the services of CISM qualified security consultants to help companies with:

  • Network Security Strategies
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Learn more information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Assistance
CISSP denotes mastery of a worldwide standard for data security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the area of data security stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your enterprise in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Qualified IS Security Engineering Services.

ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's ISSAP certified IT architecture professionals are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous testing and extensive work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification indicates proven competence in the more challenging requirements of information system security architecture within the broader scope of information system security expertise needed for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture including.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Protection
  • Encryption/Decryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Standards
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Engineering Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious qualification that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-certified security audit engineers can help your IT organization in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • Information Technology Governance
  • Network Assets and Architecture Planned Useful Life
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Get more details about Progent's CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Expertise.

CRISC Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC network risk management engineers offer a range of risk assessment services such as:

  • Collect information and review documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Identify statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and company standards associated with your network to assess their potential influence on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your operational processes to help in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to make sure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Match identified risk scenarios to related business processes to help determine risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Learn more information concerning Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Certified Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the skills needed to deliver services in critical categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC network security audit engineers are available to help your business with:

  • Auditing Perimeters
  • Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web-based Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Talk to a Progent Security Specialist
To find out how to get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or onsite assistance in Virginia, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.

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