To get immediate online help with network security issues, companies in Alexandria, VA, have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide effective and economical help with security issues that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and CISSP.

Progent provides remote security support services on a by-the-minute model with no minimum times and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick fixes entail big bills.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIn case your network is currently faced with a network security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to find out how to get immediate help. Progent has a team of seasoned network security experts who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.

For companies who have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security incident.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating computer protection and staying ready for restoring critical information and systems following an attack demands an on-going program that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security experts can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to guard your information network, ranging from security assessments to designing a complete security strategy. Key areas supported by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Attacks.

Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any organization should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive plan is a set of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist IT staff to evaluate the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and execute a safe IT architecture, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If you are interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options feature non-stop remote system tracking and immediate resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government and industry 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 offers expertise in restoring networks and computers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed because of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive forensic analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient ways to prevent or mitigate new attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to rebuild an information system victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To find out more, see ransomware removal and recovery services.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and 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. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Read 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 incorporates the technology of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more information, visit 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 or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class consulting support in vital facets of network protection such as:

Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to identify possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can help your company to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software validation and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Get more details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Read more details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert support for security products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Penetration Checking Services
Stealth penetration checking is a key method for helping organizations to determine how exposed their IT environments are to real-world attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate security policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion methods. Read more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Alexandria, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager identifies the core skills and international standards of service that computer security professionals are expected to achieve. It offers executive management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their certification have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to assist your organization in critical security disciplines including data security governance, vulnerability assessment, information protection program control, and incident handling management.

Read additional information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Professionals for Alexandria, VirginiaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP status through verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, access control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Alexandria, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Infrastructure Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective design and configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.

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

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Engineers for Alexandria, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that signifies mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security audit engineer trained to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity planning.

Find out the details about Progent's CISA Consulting Expertise.

CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Risk Consultants for Alexandria, VirginiaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IS management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining security policies and procedures.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Network Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Alexandria, VirginiaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide services in important categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation topics including assessing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.

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Depend on Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Alexandria or anywhere in the state of Virginia and you need cybersecurity consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit 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.

Washington DC Metro Area Onsite IT Consulting
Progent locations in the Greater Washington DC Metro Area

City Street Address Contact Information
Alexandria 2800 Eisenhower Ave
Suite 220
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Sales Phone: 571-302-7958

Link: Alexandria, VA Network Support Services
Reston One Freedom Square
11951 Freedom Drive
13th Floor
Reston, Virginia 20190
Sales Phone: 571-392-5565

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Baltimore 300 E. Lombard St
Suite 840
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Sales Phone: 571-392-5565

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Rockville 9841 Washingtonian Blvd
Suite 200
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
Sales Phone: 240-454-0044

Link: Rockville, MD Network Support Services
Washington, DC Metro Center
1629 K St NW
Suite 300
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
Sales Phone: 202-851-2383

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