For fast remote help with computer security issues, companies in Durham, NC, have access to expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to provide effective and economical help with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's support team has earned the world's top security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers online security support services on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions result in major bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
In case you are currently experiencing a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to find out how to get immediate help. Progent has a team of certified cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have planned beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security incident.
Overview of Progent's Security Services
Coordinating computer security and preparedness for recovering critical data and functions after a security breach demands a continual program that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's security engineers can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your IT system, from security evaluation to creating a comprehensive security plan. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Building Secure Environments
Any company should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to help IT staff to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and implement a secure network infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy safe remote connectivity to email and data, and install an effective VPN.
If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include automated online system monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, 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 restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the breach, restore normal functions, and recover data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to recommend efficient ways to avoid or mitigate new assaults.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of network management outsourcing 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 Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent action. Progent can also assist you to install and verify a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as 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 backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of leading information security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your network documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique expertise in key areas of IT security such as:
Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of automatic network tests to identify potential security holes. Progent has broad skills with these tools and can assist you to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important industry security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including stationary wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Read more details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class technical services for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
As well as being expert in a broad array of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced engineering services for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital method for allowing organizations to understand how exposed their networks are to serious threats by revealing how effectively network protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Read more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM identifies the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that IT security professionals are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification have the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in critical security areas including data protection governance, risk assessment, information protection process control, and incident response support.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP consultants are cybersecurity specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, access control methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
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CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services 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 network security consultant to assist your enterprise to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious qualification that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates pass an exhaustive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit engineer able to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, protecting information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
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CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and execute a business continuity strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially assessing your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies and procedures.
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GIAC Consulting Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited professional has the skills necessary to deliver support in critical categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including U.S. NSA. Progent offers the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs such as assessing IT infrastructure, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is located in Durham or elsewhere in North Carolina and you need cybersecurity consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.