To get immediate remote assistance with data security issues, businesses in Norfolk, VA, can find world-class expertise from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to provide fast and low-cost assistance with security crises that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security credentials including Global Information Assurance Certification and ISSAP.
Progent provides remote security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and no extra charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging per minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and avoids situations where simple fixes entail major bills.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
In case you are now faced with a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to find out how to receive immediate aid. Progent has a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future exploits.
For organizations who have planned in advance for a security breech, the formal post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security penetration.
Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing computer protection as well as preparation for recovering critical information and functions following a security breach requires a continual effort involving an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified consultants can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to secure your IT system, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Important areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.
Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every business should develop a carefully considered security plan that includes both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist security personnel to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your company operations. Progent can configure scanning software, create and build a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile access to email and data, and install an effective virtual private network.
If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature non-stop online network monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with government and industry security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage caused by the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised owing to the attack. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure analysis by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend effective ways to avoid or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery consultants with the skills to reconstruct an environment damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, see ransomware cleanup and restoration expertise.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art 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 service that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent can also help 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 destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor 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 organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting service. Find out more details 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 create, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time wasted searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's security consultants can provide world-class consulting support in key areas of computer protection such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to reveal possible security holes. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can help you to understand assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application testing and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Get additional information concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
In addition to being expert in a broad array of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of any size advanced consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable technique for helping businesses to find out how vulnerable their IT environments are to potential threats by showing how effectively network protection policies and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists using the latest intrusion techniques. Get more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide standards of service that IT security managers are expected to master. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your organization in critical security areas such as information security governance, risk assessment, data protection program control, and incident response management.
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CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security architecture and models, access permission systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP certified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Find out the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 cybersecurity expert to assist your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define efficient configuration strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that signifies expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit professional trained to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, deploy, and support IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively auditing your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing security policies and procedures.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to deliver support in key categories of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for all of the security services covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Computer Security Support
If your company is situated in Norfolk or elsewhere in the state of Virginia and you need cybersecurity consulting expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.