To get fast remote help with network security problems, companies in Norfolk Virginia can find expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide efficient and low-cost help with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's security consultants are certified to support systems powered by Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email security, secure network architecture, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security expertise on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and no additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes result in big charges.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
If you are now experiencing a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to find out how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified network security specialists who can provide remote and on-premises support that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For businesses that have planned carefully for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security incident.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer security and staying ready for restoring vital data and systems following an attack requires a continual program that entails an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified consultants can help your organization at any level in your attempt to guard your IT network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Important technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Planning and Building Secure Environments
Every company should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist security personnel to assess the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company operations. Progent can configure auditing software, create and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and install an efficient VPN.
If you are interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include automated online server monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration expertise.)
System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the breach, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to restore an environment compromised by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS 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 infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure 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 information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital facets of IT protection such as:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive system tests to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with testing utilities and can help your company to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web software validation and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with important industry security specifications including FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Get more details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get more details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
As well as being expert in a broad array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes expert consulting for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital method for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT environments are to serious threats by revealing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Get the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are required to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM have the experience and skill to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines such as information protection governance, vulnerability management, information security program control, and crisis response management.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of verified experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP accreditation as a result of thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your organization to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important achievement that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Premier security engineer able to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit services, IT administration, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Find out more information concerning Progent's CISA Professional Services.
CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Specialists
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-Premier consultants for objectively auditing your IT management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for designing company-wide security policies.
Find out additional details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.
Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in important areas of network, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification topics including assessing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is located in Norfolk Virginia and you're trying to find computer security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
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