To get immediate remote assistance with network security issues, companies in Durham, NC, can find expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost help with security crises that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to provide help for environments based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, secure system design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent offers online security assistance on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and avoids situations where simple fixes entail major charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
Cybersecurity Consulting FirmIn case your network is currently fighting a security emergency, go to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Support to see how to get immediate assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security specialists who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity defense to protect against future attacks.

For businesses that have planned in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a serious security incident.

Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating network security as well as staying ready for restoring vital information and systems following an attack demands a continual effort involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information network, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Environments
Every organization should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to help security staff to inventory the damage caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and restore business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can install auditing utilities, define and execute a secure computer architecture, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure remote access to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include automated online server monitoring and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security attack. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data compromised owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a comprehensive failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to avoid or contain future attacks.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the skills to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery expertise.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing 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. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the complete threat progression including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and verify a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of IT security such as:

Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with information risk auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has broad skills with these tools and can assist you to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web software testing and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Get more details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical expertise for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Learn more information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
As well as being expert in a broad array of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level engineering services for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a key method for allowing organizations to find out how exposed their networks are to serious threats by showing how effectively network protection procedures and technologies stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing advanced intrusion techniques. Learn more information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Expertise
CISM Consultants for Durham, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core competencies and international standards of service that information technology security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the background and skill to offer efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in critical security areas such as data security governance, risk assessment, information protection program control, and crisis response support.

Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP Premier security consultants have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected IT Architecture Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned 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 skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define effective design and configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Experts for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security engineer able to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting data assets, and business continuity preparedness.

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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
CRISC-certified IT Risk Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively assessing your IS management mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining security policies and procedures.

Find out additional details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Management Services.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
Network Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Durham, North CarolinaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to provide services in vital areas of system, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification programs such as auditing networks, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Durham or elsewhere in North Carolina and you want computer security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.