To get immediate online assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Norfolk, VA, can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to provide fast and low-cost help with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor and CISSP.

Progent provides online security support services on a per-minute model with no minimum times and no additional fees for setup or after hours support. By billing per minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions turn into big bills.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
Cybersecurity Consulting FirmIn case your network is currently faced with a security emergency, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help to see how to get fast aid. Progent has a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future exploits.

For companies that have planned carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security incident.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security and staying ready for restoring vital data and systems following an attack demands an on-going process involving a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's security professionals can support your business at all levels in your efforts to secure your IT network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security plan. Important areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Attacks.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every organization should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that includes both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines activities to assist IT staff to assess the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and execute a secure network architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design safe remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an effective virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include automated remote network tracking and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and servers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the breach, restore normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's security engineers can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or mitigate future attacks.

Ransomware Removal and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to rebuild an environment damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery services.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and enables fast restoration of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within 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 critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are 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 a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique specialized help in vital facets of computer protection including:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of automatic system scans to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web software testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key global security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Read additional details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

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

Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of protection technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes advanced support for products from other major firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a vital technique for helping organizations to find out how exposed their IT systems are to potential threats by revealing how effectively network protection procedures and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers using advanced hacking methods. Learn the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise
CISM Engineers for Norfolk, VirginiaCISM identifies the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that information technology security professionals are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and skill to offer efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in critical security areas such as information security governance, risk assessment, information security process control, and incident handling support.

Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, access control systems, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Norfolk, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants have in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.

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

CISA Security Auditor Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Experts for Norfolk, VirginiaThe CISA credential is an important achievement that signifies mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security professional able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, IT administration, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services.

CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC-certified Risk Engineers for Norfolk, VirginiaThe CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies.

Get more information concerning Progent's CRISC Network Risk Management Services.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Norfolk, VirginiaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security services covered within GIAC certification topics such as auditing perimeters, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Norfolk or elsewhere in Virginia and you want cybersecurity engineering help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.