For immediate remote assistance with computer security problems, companies in Richmond, VA, can find expert troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are available to provide fast and low-cost assistance with security problems that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services addresses firewall technology, email security, protected system design, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers online security support services on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and no additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and avoids situations where quick solutions result in major charges.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
Cybersecurity Consulting FirmIn case your network is now experiencing a security crisis, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Help to see how to get fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security experts who offer remote and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security incident.

Introduction to Progent's Security Services
Coordinating computer security plus preparation for restoring vital information and functions following an attack demands an on-going program that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can assist your business at whatever level in your efforts to guard your information system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security program. Key technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every organization ought to develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that includes both preventive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan defines procedures to assist IT personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and implement a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If you are interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include continual online system monitoring and immediate resolution of problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud hosted resources and that are compliant with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) integration consulting.)

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in restoring networks and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security attack. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the attack, return your company to normal business operations, and recover data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or contain new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Recovery Services
Progent offers the services of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to reconstruct an IT network that has suffered an attack by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware removal and restoration services.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of network management outsourcing services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious 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 a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can assist you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration procedure. 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, retrieve and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing 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 gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class specialized help in vital areas of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with scanning utilities and can assist you to understand assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and IS routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read more information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
As well as supporting a broad range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes advanced engineering services for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable method for helping companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to serious threats by showing how well corporate protection processes and mechanisms hold up to authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that information security professionals are required to master. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their certification have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas including information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, information protection program control, and incident response support.

Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Premier System Security Experts for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, connection control systems, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional information about Progent's CISSP Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Consultants for Secure System Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Richmond, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP accreditation following thorough testing and extensive experience. field experience with information security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth understanding of access control systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Infrastructure Engineering Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ConsultantsNetwork Security 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 offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your enterprise to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, create viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational requirements with your organization's risk tolerance.

Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consultants for Richmond, VirginiaThe CISA credential is a prestigious achievement that indicates mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified security audit professional able to help businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting information assets, and business continuity preparedness.

Read the details about Progent's CISA Professional Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Engineers for Richmond, VirginiaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.

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GIAC Consulting Expertise
Network Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Richmond, VirginiaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited professional has the skills needed to provide support in critical areas of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for any of the security services addressed within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing networks, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is situated in Richmond or anywhere in Virginia and you're looking for computer security expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.