To get fast remote assistance with network security issues, businesses in Alexandria, VA, can find world-class expertise from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer fast and low-cost help with security issues that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services covers firewall technology, email security, protected system design, and business continuity planning. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's top security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security support services on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions entail big expenses.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
If your business is currently experiencing a network security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to learn how to receive fast help. Progent has a pool of veteran network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future exploits.
For companies that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of responding to a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing data security and preparation for recovering critical data and systems following a security breach requires an on-going effort that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can support your organization at any level in your efforts to protect your information system, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Secure Environments
Any business should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist security personnel to assess the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your business operations. Progent can install scanning software, create and execute a secure network architecture, and recommend processes and policies to enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services include non-stop online network monitoring and quick resolution of emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government and industry data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud integration consulting.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working as a result of a security attack. Progent can help evaluate the losses resulting from the assault, restore normal business operations, and recover information compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's certified specialists can also manage a thorough forensic evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest efficient measures to avoid or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore an information system damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire threat progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate action. Progent can also assist you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 companies to provide web-based management and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit 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 business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class expertise in vital areas of computer security including:
Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can help your company to analyze audit reports and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with major industry security specifications including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Find out more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out additional information about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Stealth Penetration Checking Services
As well as being expert in a broad range of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level engineering services for solutions from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT systems are to real-world attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate protection processes and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced intrusion techniques. Get more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic skills and international standards of performance that information security managers are required to master. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to help your organization in key security areas such as data security governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process management, and incident handling management.
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CISSP Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification after rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Learn additional details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important qualification that represents mastery in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an extensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security engineer trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a business continuity strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively evaluating your IT control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of network security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to deliver support in critical areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC accreditation topics including assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Alexandria or anywhere in the state of Virginia and you're looking for cybersecurity consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
Greater 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 the Greater Washington DC Metro Area
||2800 Eisenhower Ave, Suite 220
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
||Alexandria, VA Network Support Services
||One Freedom Square, 11951 Freedom Drive, 13th Floor
Reston, Virginia 20190
||Reston, VA Network Support Services
||300 E. Lombard St, Suite 840
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
||Baltimore, MD Network Support Services
||9841 Washingtonian Blvd, Suite 200
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
||Rockville, MD Network Support Services
||Metro Center, 1629 K St NW, Suite 300
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
||Washington DC Network Consulting Services