For fast remote assistance with computer security issues, companies in Rockville Maryland have access to expert support from Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer fast and affordable assistance with security crises that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's security engineers are premier to support systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services addresses firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and without additional fees for setup or off-hour support. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and avoids situations where simple solutions result in major charges.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
In case you are now fighting a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Support to see how to get immediate help. Progent has a team of certified network security experts who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future exploits.
For organizations that have planned in advance for being hacked, the formal post-attack handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a major security attack.
Introduction to Security Services
Managing data security as well as planning for recovering critical information and systems following a security breach requires a continual process that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security engineers can assist your business at whatever level in your efforts to protect your IT system, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security plan. Key technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Attacks.
Designing and Implementing Protected Networks
Any business should have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to help IT staff to assess the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning software, create and execute a secure network infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to email and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.
If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include non-stop online server monitoring and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration expertise.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to propose effective ways to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Expertise
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery consultants with the knowledge to restore a network victimized by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or Locky. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets 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 (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's unique needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist 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 and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of IT security including:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with scanning tools and can assist your company to analyze audit results and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also offer web software validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Get the details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Help.
Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size advanced engineering services for technologies from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable technique for helping organizations to determine how vulnerable their information systems are to real-world threats by testing how well corporate protection processes and technologies stand up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking techniques. Read more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Expertise
CISM identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide standards of performance that information technology security managers are required to master. CISM offers business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification possess the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines including information protection governance, vulnerability management, data security process management, and incident response support.
Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security design and models, connection control systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP Certified security consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out more details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Infrastructure Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to help your organization to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to deliver operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational requirements with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Find out the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Certified security consultant trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding information resources, and business continuity preparedness.
Read additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services.
CRISC IT Risk Management Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-Premier security engineers for impartially evaluating your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing company-wide security policies.
Read more details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consulting.
GIAC Consulting Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to deliver services in important categories of network, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the support of certified consultants for any of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.
Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is located in Rockville Maryland and you need cybersecurity consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or see 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