CISSP-certified Network Security ExpertsProgent offers prompt and affordable access to CISSP-certified cybersecurity consulting experts. CISSP certification is the most esteemed network security credential in the IT industry and recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for network security. To earn the CISSP credential, candidates must demonstrate extensive knowledge of modern information security strategies and confirm years of hands-on implementation experience.

ANSI has awarded the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. This is the first time that an information technology accreditation has been assigned ANSI approval. CISSP is also formally recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) in their Information Assurance Technical and Managerial (IAT and IAM) disciplines. In addition, CISSP has been approved as a baseline for the United States National Security Agency's ISSEP initiative to safeguard the National Information Infrastructure (NII).

Progent's CISSP-certified information assurance experts can help organizations of all sizes with cybersecurity projects no matter how challenging. Progent's remote and on-premises IT support models are intended to fit any budget and include urgent or as-needed support with hourly billing, fix-bid help for one-off projects such as security audits or penetration testing, or subscription based 24x7 remote monitoring and management (RMM) services.

Progent can assist your organization to create cybersecurity solutions that run the gamut from guarding a single location for a small business to planning, deploying, and maintaining a comprehensive security system for hybrid enterprise networks that serve on-premises, remote, and mobile users sharing IT resources spanning multiple physical sites and hosted in various cloud environments. Progent's information assurance experts can also provide advanced backup and restore consulting services, disaster recovery planning services, and business continuity planning consulting. For large-scale cybersecurity projects, Progent offers full-service project management outsourcing support.

Progent offers access to a CISSP-certified consultant to assist your enterprise in a broad range of of network security fields addressed by the CISSP certification agenda. These areas of expertise include:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography
  • Telecommunications, Network and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
  • Risk Analysis
  • Law, Investigation and Ethics
  • Security Administration Practices
    Security administration involves the identification of a company's most important information and the creation, documentation, and carrying out of policies, procedures, and standards. Administration techniques that include data classification and threat analysis can be utilized to determine possible attacks, categorize valuable data, and evaluate system weaknesses so that appropriate measures can be implemented.

  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
    This covers the concepts, structures, and standards followed to design, monitor, and secure OS platforms, equipment, networks, and application software plus the tools used to police different degrees of availability, integrity, and confidentiality.

  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
    Access management systems are a collection of technologies that operate in unison to create a security architecture to guard the high-value data of the information network.

  • Software Development Security
    This covers the important security concepts that apply to application software development. Application software development security outlines the environment where programs are designed and produced and explains the critical role application software has in ensuring information network protection.

  • Secure Operations
    This concerns determining the controls over equipment and storage media and overseeing the operators and administrators with access permissions to these assets. Audit and monitoring are the mechanisms and techniques that allow the identification of security-related events and consequent efforts to discover the key elements and convey the associated information to the designated person, team, or mechanism.

  • Site Security
    Physical security provides security mechanisms for the entire facility, from the outside perimeter to the inside office space, including all of the information network resources.

  • Cryptography
    Data Encryption involves the concepts, means, and processes of disguising data to ensure its consistency, privacy, and legitimacy.

  • Telecommunications, Network and Internet Security
    This area concerns:
    • Network Structures
    • Transmission methods
    • Transport formats
    • Security techniques implemented to ensure availability, consistency, and privacy
    • Authentication for transmissions over private and public communications networks and media.
  • Business Continuity Planning
    This addresses the protection and recovery of commercial activity in the event of network disruptions.

  • Risk Analysis
    Risk analysis evaluates an organization's vulnerability to threats, sizes the damage potential of specific modern threats, and specifies appropriate controls and response processes to reduction exposure.

  • Law, Investigation and Ethics
    This involves:
    • Information system crime regulations
    • The procedures taken and technologies utilized to solve computer crime incidents
Enhanced CISSP Certifications Awarded to Progent's Network Security Experts
Progent can provide the consulting services of subject matter experts who have been granted advanced CISSP certifications that cover critical areas of network security. Known as CISSP concentrations, these credentials denote a world-class degree of skill that extends beyond the core body of knowledge required for the standard CISSP certification.

CISSP-ISSAP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsCISSP-ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professional
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSAP (Information Systems Security Architecture Professional) certification have proven their ability to help enterprises in the roles of security architect, network designer, business analyst, and chief security officer. Progent's CISSP-ISSAP experts can assist you to design a robust architectural framework into your company-wide security strategy, define and deploy an advanced identity management solution, evaluate and update your access control systems, provide governance and risk management support, assess and enhance software development security, and design secure access for physical, cloud-based, and hybrid networks. Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professional consulting services.

CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ConsultantsCISSP-ISSEP Information Systems Security Engineering Professional
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, and senior security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.

Other Credentials Held by Progent's Security Specialists
In addition to offering the services of security specialists with CISSP certifications, Progent can also provide your business with access to CISM-certified security consultants, ISSAP-certified network architecture security consultants, CISA-certified IS security auditing specialists, and GIAC-certified system security engineers.

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