For fast remote assistance with network security problems, companies in Reston, VA, have access to expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are available to provide efficient and economical help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services addresses firewall technology, email security, secure network design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security support on a per-minute basis with no minimum minutes and without extra fees for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick solutions result in big charges.

We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
Cybersecurity ConsultingIn case you are now experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to learn how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security experts who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity defense to protect against future attacks.

For organizations who have planned carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security attack.

Introduction to Security Expertise
Managing network security plus staying ready for restoring critical information and functions after an attack demands a continual process involving an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can assist your business at all levels in your attempt to protect your information network, from security audits to designing a complete security plan. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company ought to have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and reactive elements. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to assist security staff to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the event, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can configure auditing software, define and execute a secure network infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected online and mobile access to email and information, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature non-stop online network tracking and immediate response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and servers that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to assess the losses resulting from the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover information compromised as a result of the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate future assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the services of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, visit ransomware removal and restoration consulting.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses 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 implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

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 information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight 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 business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide unique expertise in vital facets of IT protection such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to identify potential security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with these tools and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Find out additional information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network solutions including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Get more information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
As well as supporting a broad range of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes advanced consulting for technologies from other major firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a vital method for helping organizations to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious threats by revealing how thoroughly corporate security processes and technologies stand up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Read more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Reston, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic competencies and international benchmarks of service that information security managers are expected to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in key security areas including information security governance, risk management, information security program control, and incident response support.

Find out the details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.

CISSP Security Support Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Consultants for Reston, VirginiaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity management procedures, security design and models, connection permission systems, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

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CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Reston, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP Certified security consultants have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough testing and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have in-depth understanding of access management mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Engineering Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations 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 support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to help your organization to follow current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's risk tolerance.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
CISA Cybersecurity Auditor Experts for Reston, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized achievement that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security audit engineer able to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT governance, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn the details concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Expertise.

CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Risk Consultants for Reston, VirginiaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a business continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for objectively evaluating your IS management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for defining security policies and procedures.

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GIAC Consulting Services
Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Reston, VirginiaGIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in vital categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the help of GIAC certified consultants for all of the network security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing security systems, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your company is situated in Reston or anywhere in the state of Virginia and you need network security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Greater 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.

Washington DC Metro Area Onsite IT Consulting
Progent locations in the Greater Washington DC Metro Area

City Street Address Contact Information
Alexandria 2800 Eisenhower Ave
Suite 220
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Sales Phone: 571-302-7958

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Reston One Freedom Square
11951 Freedom Drive
13th Floor
Reston, Virginia 20190
Sales Phone: 571-392-5565

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Baltimore 300 E. Lombard St
Suite 840
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
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Rockville 9841 Washingtonian Blvd
Suite 200
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
Sales Phone: 240-454-0044

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Washington, DC Metro Center
1629 K St NW
Suite 300
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
Sales Phone: 202-851-2383

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