For immediate remote assistance with data security issues, businesses in Reston Virginia have access to expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support staff is available to offer efficient and affordable assistance with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's security consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the industry's top security credentials including CISA and ISSAP.
Progent offers online security help on a per-minute basis with no minimum times and without extra charges for sign-up or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs under control and avoids situations where simple fixes entail big expenses.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
In case your business is now experiencing a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to see how to receive fast help. Progent maintains a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future exploits.
For companies that have prepared in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a major security attack.
Overview of Security Services
Coordinating computer protection plus preparedness for recovering vital information and functions following an attack demands a continual process that entails an array of tools and procedures. Progent's security experts can support your business at all levels in your efforts to protect your IT network, from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security program. Some technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Any organization ought to develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive strategy specifies activities to help security personnel to assess the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business processes. Progent can install scanning software, create and build a secure IT infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy safe remote access to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Services feature continual online network monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform planning and integration expertise.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in restoring networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed as a result of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to assess the losses resulting from the assault, restore ordinary functions, and recover data compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient ways to prevent or contain future assaults.
Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Consulting
Progent offers the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network damaged by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, visit ransomware cleanup and restoration services.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series 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 available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to automate the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services 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 a local storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within 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 business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer unique consulting support in vital areas of computer security including:
Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with scanning utilities and can help you to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also offer web software validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with major global security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Find out more details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
In addition to supporting a broad array of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced consulting for products from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for helping businesses to understand how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world attacks by testing how effectively network protection procedures and technologies hold up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using the latest hacking methods. Get the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
CISM identifies the basic competencies and international benchmarks of performance that information security professionals are required to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the background and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your organization in vital security disciplines including information protection governance, risk management, data protection program control, and incident handling support.
Find out more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security design and models, access control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Get more information concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure System Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of rigorous testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.
Get the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven 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 security 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 according to security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, develop efficient design and configuration 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.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
The CISA credential is an important achievement that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified security audit consultant trained to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery planning.
Get additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially assessing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the skills needed to provide support in key categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified consultants for any of the security disciplines addressed within GIAC certification programs such as assessing security systems, incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Help
If your company is located in Reston Virginia and you're looking for computer security engineering help, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
Washington DC Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Greater Washington DC Metro Area including suburban Maryland and Virginia.
Progent locations in Washington DC Metro Area
||2800 Eisenhower Ave, Suite 220
Alexandria, VA 22314
||Alexandria Network Support Services
||300 E. Lombard St, Suite 840
Baltimore, MD 21202
||Baltimore Network Support Services
||One Freedom Square, 11951 Freedom Drive, 13th Floor
Reston, VA 20190
||Reston Network Support Services
||1 Research Court, Suite 450
Rockville, MD 20850
||Rockville Network Support Services
||1629 K St NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006
||Washington Network Support Services