To get immediate remote assistance with computer security issues, companies in Chesapeake, VA, can find world-class support by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer efficient and economical help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services covers firewall configuration, email security, secure network architecture, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security accreditations including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute model without minimum call duration and without extra fees for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions turn into major bills.
We've Been Attacked: What Do We Do?
If you are now fighting a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to receive immediate aid. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity experts who can provide online and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future exploits.
For businesses that have planned beforehand for an attack, the formal incident response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security attack.
Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Managing data security as well as staying ready for restoring vital data and functions after an attack demands a continual program involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security consultants can help your organization at whatever level in your efforts to protect your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security program. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.
Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any organization should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive steps. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to assist security personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and execute a secure network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages include continual online system tracking and quick response to problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, 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 computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breakdown. Progent can help assess the losses resulting from the breach, restore normal functions, and recover information compromised owing to the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or mitigate new attacks.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast recovery of critical files, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound 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 deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class consulting support in vital areas of network protection including:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of automatic network scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to analyze assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key global security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Find out the details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
In addition to supporting a wide array of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size expert consulting for products from other important firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth penetration testing is a valuable technique for helping organizations to determine how exposed their IT systems are to serious threats by testing how thoroughly network protection policies and technologies stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Get more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager defines the basic skills and international standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to master. CISM offers business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to assist your organization in vital security disciplines including data protection governance, vulnerability management, information security program management, and crisis handling support.
Read more details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and models, connection permission methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP certified security consultants have earned ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Consulting Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown 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 cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized achievement that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security professional trained to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity planning.
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Services.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively auditing your IT control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in important areas of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the support of certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
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Contact Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your business is situated in Chesapeake or elsewhere in the state of Virginia and you need cybersecurity consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.