To get immediate remote assistance with data security problems, businesses in Chesapeake, VA, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support consultants are available to provide efficient and economical assistance with security issues that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, protected network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support staff has been awarded the industry's top security accreditations including GIAC and ISSAP.

Progent offers online security support on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes turn into major bills.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
Network Security ConsultantsIn case your business is currently fighting a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Help to learn how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified network security experts who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future exploits.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the formal incident response procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security and planning for restoring vital information and systems following a security breach demands a continual process that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can support your business at any level in your efforts to safeguard your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security program. Key areas supported by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every organization should have a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies procedures to help IT staff to assess the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and execute a secure IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, design secure offsite access to email and data, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature automated remote network tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud resources and that comply with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Security Forensics
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 show you how to assess the damage resulting from the assault, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient ways to prevent or mitigate new attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Restoration Consulting
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild a network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To find out more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete threat progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-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: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables rapid recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Find out more 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 makes it easy to create, update, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security engineers can provide unique expertise in key areas of computer protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive system tests to uncover possible security holes. Progent has extensive skills with scanning utilities and can assist you to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Read the details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband 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 details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Support.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a wide array of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level engineering services for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a valuable method for helping businesses to find out how exposed their networks are to real-world threats by testing how thoroughly corporate protection policies and technologies stand up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists using the latest hacking methods. Read additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Chesapeake, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information security professionals are expected to master. CISM offers executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to assist your organization in key security disciplines such as data protection governance, risk assessment, information security process control, and crisis handling management.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services.

CISSP Security Support Expertise
CISSP Premier Network Security Engineers for Chesapeake, VirginiaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Learn more information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Chesapeake, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity experts have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Read additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Architecture Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsCybersecurity consultants with 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 security analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, define effective design and configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Chesapeake, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious achievement that signifies expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and business continuity preparedness.

Get more details about Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Network Risk Experts for Chesapeake, VirginiaThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and execute a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Read more details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Expertise.

GIAC Professional Expertise
Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Chesapeake, VirginiaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to deliver support in critical categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of certified security engineers for all of the network security services addressed under GIAC certification topics such as auditing security systems, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is located in Chesapeake or anywhere in the state of Virginia and you're trying to find network security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.