For fast remote help with computer security issues, companies in Baltimore, MD, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide effective and affordable assistance with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and no extra fees for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes result in big expenses.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
If you are currently fighting a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of certified network security specialists who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to protect against future exploits.
For organizations that have prepared carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step incident response procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection plus preparation for restoring vital data and functions following an attack demands a continual program involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can assist your organization at all levels in your efforts to guard your IT system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any company ought to develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a collection of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help security staff to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business operations. Progent can set up auditing software, define and build a safe IT architecture, and propose processes and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy safe offsite access to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.
If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature non-stop online network monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal functions, and retrieve data compromised owing to the breach. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate new attacks.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost 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. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver economical in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent action. Progent can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer world-class support in vital facets of computer security including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic network scans to reveal possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing utilities and can help your company to understand audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with major industry security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering in-place wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
As well as supporting a broad range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes advanced engineering services for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers offer:
Unannounced penetration testing is a valuable technique for helping companies to determine how exposed their information systems are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest hacking methods. Get more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification have the experience and skill to offer efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your enterprise in vital security disciplines such as information protection governance, vulnerability management, data security program management, and incident handling support.
Read additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise.
CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and models, connection permission systems, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out more information about Progent's CISSP Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts have earned ISSAP status following thorough examination and substantial experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn the details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop efficient configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.
Learn more details about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Services.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide services in key areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the help of certified consultants for all of the security services addressed under GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Learn additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Contact Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your business is located in Baltimore or elsewhere in the state of Maryland and you're trying to find network security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.