Company IT networks in the state ofNorth Carolinacan depend on prompt and economical online technical support from Progent's qualified network security support specialists to fix urgent security issues. Rates are reasonable, charges are by the minute, engagement is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that requires the expertise of senior security consultants with top security certifications.
In case yourNorth Carolinaorganization is based outside of more populated urban areas likeCharlotte, Raleigh, Greensboro, Durham, or Winston-Salem, access to nearby qualified network security experts may be problematic during an urgent situation. This can result in a drop in productivity for your company, angry clients, unproductive workers, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Premier security professional ready to offer help when you require it to keep your system on line and restore your data.
Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to defend your network with support that ranges from security audits to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent provides economical support to assist businesses of all sizes to set up and manage secure IT environments powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile users with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.
Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's security professionals are available remotely or on premises to offer a range of urgent or longer-term IT security services including:
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- Run comprehensive network security evaluations
- Clean up promptly after virus and worm attacks
- Install firewalls from multiple vendors
- Implement secure techniques for offsite and mobile access
- Deploy effective utilities for automatic defense against viruses, spam and DHAs
- Develop a comprehensive security strategy with proactive monitoring
- Offer outsourced Call Center Support
- Help Create an effective network backup and restore strategy centered on System Center Data Protection Manager backup/restore capability
Progent's engineers offer world-class services in vital fields of system security including auditing, firewall and VPN expertise, and advanced security consulting.
Progent's expert security consultants can assess the strength of your current computer security environment through exhaustive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated software tools and proven techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves your company money and offers an accurate picture of security holes. The information your business is provided can be used as the basis of a security plan that can permit your network to operate safely and adapt quickly to future threats.
Automated Network Vulnerability Analysis
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation packages including MBSA and GFI LANguard for economically performing a variety of programmed network testing scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad knowledge of additional security analysis products such as NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools such as SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react effectively.
Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations, install scanning software, define and implement a secure system architecture, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and data, and install virtual private network. Learn more on Progent's network security audits.
Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two low-cost security inventory service bundles intended to allow small businesses to get a professional network security evaluation from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewall to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer executes a network scan from a secure computer within your company firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to inside attacks. Both security inventory services are set up and run from a secured external location. The project is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a document that summarizes and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes practical remediation where appropriate.
Network Security Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important component of any successful network security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration testing uncovers whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are properly set up and consistently monitored. Learn additional information concerning Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.
Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent's expertise in network security technology includes extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers who have earned key industry certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Debugging
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's previous firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist you to design, integrate, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out additional information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.
Cisco Security and VPN Engineering Expertise
Cisco's security and remote access technology provide a complete line of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can assist your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your company goals. Learn additional information about Progent's Support Services for Cisco Security and VPN Products.
Consulting Expertise for Additional Firewall and VPN Products
Progent offers small and mid-size companies expert support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a detailed security plan and choose appropriate products from multiple suppliers to support your security goals while sticking within your spending restraints.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of network management outsourcing services is designed 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: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the complete malware attack progression including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer economical in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering through cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your critical data. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
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 infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your network documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time wasted trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Planning
Every business should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that help to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan assists your IT security personnel to assess the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the system, record the experience, and get the IT network running as quickly as feasible.
Progent's certified IT security consultants can to assist your company to run a full risk assessment and define a computer security plan to implement security processes and controls to mitigate future assaults and threats.
CISM Certified System Security Support Services
The CISM committee defines the basic capabilities and international standards of performance that information security managers are expected to master. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and capability to deliver effective security management and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Premier security professionals to assist businesses with:
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- IS Security Processes
- Vulnerability Analysis
- Network Security Implementation Management
- Network Security Administration
- Recovery Planning
CISSP Accredited Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP certification denotes expertise with a worldwide standard for data security. ANSI has awarded certification recognition in the field of data security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified consultant to help your business in a variety security fields including:
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- Security Management Practices
- Security Architecture and Models
- Access Management Systems and Processes
- Software Development Security
- Secure Operations
- Site Security
- Cryptography Technology
- Telecom, Network and Internet Security
- Disaster Recovery Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Premier network architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status through rigorous examination and extensive work with network security design. The ISSAP certification represents demonstrated mastery in the most complex demands of information security architecture bounded by the broader scope of information security knowledge needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture including.
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- Access Control Systems and Techniques
- Phone System and Network Protection
- Cryptography Solutions
- Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Engineering Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA network security audit consultants are available to assist your company with:
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- Information Systems Audit Services
- IT Administration
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- Information Technology Service Delivery
- Protecting Information Assets
- Business Continuity Preparedness
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and maintain IS controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation consultants offer a range of risk identification services including:
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- Gather data and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
- Inventory statutory, regulatory, and business mandates and organizational standards related to your information system to assess their potential impact on your business goals
- Identify potential vulnerabilities for your operational processes to help in analyzing your corporate risk
- Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to ensure your organization appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
- Connect identified risk vectors to related business processes to help determine risk responsibility
- Determine risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to make sure they match
GIAC Certified Information System Security Engineering Assistance
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide support in vital categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified information security audit experts are available to assist your company with:
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- Assessing Perimeters
- Incident Handling
- Traffic Analysis
- Web Application Security
- SIEM solutions
Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To find out how to contact a certified Progent security consultant for online or on-premises expertise in North Carolina, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Support.