To get fast remote help with network security issues, businesses in Durham, NC, can find expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer efficient and affordable help with security crises that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email security, protected network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers remote security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes entail major expenses.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
Network Security Consulting FirmIf your network is currently experiencing a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to learn how to get fast aid. Progent maintains a pool of seasoned network security experts who offer online and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future exploits.

For organizations who have prepared beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data security and preparation for restoring vital information and systems after an attack requires an on-going program involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's security experts can help your business at whatever level in your attempt to protect your information network, from security audits to creating a complete security program. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan defines procedures to assist IT staff to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can configure scanning software, define and build a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, design safe online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an efficient VPN.

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

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted resources and that comply with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have ceased to function because of a security breakdown. Progent can help evaluate the losses caused by the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and recover information compromised owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough forensic evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent can provide the services of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. 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 utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the complete threat progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as 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 from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, 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 virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key 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 experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time wasted trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran consultants can provide world-class expertise in vital areas of computer protection including:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with testing tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also offer web application validation and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth technical services for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out the details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a wide array of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital technique for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their networks are to real-world threats by testing how thoroughly network security processes and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Durham, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic competencies and international benchmarks of service that IT security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the experience and skill to provide efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to help your organization in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk assessment, information security process management, and incident handling management.

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CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP Certified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP certification as a result of thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ConsultantsCybersecurity consultants who have earned 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, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all key system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.

Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consultants for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious qualification that signifies mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates pass an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security professional able to help companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

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CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC IT Risk Experts for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.

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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Durham, North CarolinaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to deliver services in important categories of system, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your business is located in Durham or anywhere in North Carolina and you're looking for network security help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.