To get fast remote assistance with data security issues, companies in Alexandria Virginia can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer effective and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are premier to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad range of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email security, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's top security credentials including CISA and CISSP.
Progent provides online security assistance on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without extra fees for setup or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail big bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your network is now fighting a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help to see how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified network security experts who offer online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the formal post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of handling a serious security attack.
Overview of Security Support Services
Managing computer protection plus preparedness for recovering vital data and systems after an attack demands an on-going program involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can assist your organization at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information network, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every business should develop a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help security staff to assess the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing software, create and implement a secure IT infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, design secure offsite connectivity to email and data, and install an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include non-stop online system monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) planning and integration expertise.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient ways to avoid or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild an information system victimized by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, NotPetya, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including blocking, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's 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 fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of IT protection including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can help your company to understand audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also offer web software validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Read additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's complete family of security and VPN technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn additional details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
As well as supporting a wide range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable technique for helping companies to determine how exposed their IT systems are to potential attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate security policies and technologies stand up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Get additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and international standards of service that information security managers are required to master. It offers business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their accreditation have the experience and knowledge to offer effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in key security areas such as information protection governance, risk management, data protection process management, and crisis response management.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.
CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification through demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have in-depth understanding of access control systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Infrastructure Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise expected of 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 consultant to help your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic security models that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the areas of IS audit services, IT governance, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.
Get more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise.
CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for impartially auditing your IS control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing security policies.
Read more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Support.
GIAC Professional Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the skills appropriate to provide support in key areas of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the help of certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation programs including auditing networks, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Learn more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is situated in Alexandria Virginia and you're looking for computer security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.
Washington DC Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Greater Washington DC Metro Area including suburban Maryland and Virginia.
Progent locations in Washington DC Metro Area
||2800 Eisenhower Ave, Suite 220
Alexandria, VA 22314
||Alexandria Network Support Services
||300 E. Lombard St, Suite 840
Baltimore, MD 21202
||Baltimore Network Support Services
||One Freedom Square, 11951 Freedom Drive, 13th Floor
Reston, VA 20190
||Reston Network Support Services
||1 Research Court, Suite 450
Rockville, MD 20850
||Rockville Network Support Services
||1629 K St NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006
||Washington Network Support Services