For fast online help with computer security problems, businesses in Winston-Salem, NC, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer effective and economical help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are premier to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute model without minimum times and without extra fees for sign-up or after hours support. By charging per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where quick solutions turn into big bills.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do?
Network Security ConsultingIn case you are currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to get fast help. Progent has a pool of certified cybersecurity specialists who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to protect against future exploits.

For companies that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the formal incident response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of responding to a serious security attack.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing computer security and planning for restoring vital information and systems after an attack requires an on-going effort that entails an array of tools and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can help your business at all levels in your attempt to secure your IT system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security program. Key areas covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Every organization ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that includes both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of precautions that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to help security personnel to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and restore business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and implement a safe computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected remote access to email and data, and install an effective virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature continual online server tracking and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud resources and that are compliant with government security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working following a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and recover information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven assessment techniques. Progent's background with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an environment that has suffered an attack by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or MongoLock. For more information, visit ransomware removal and restoration expertise.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance and compliance. Managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more 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 makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer unique expertise in vital areas of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a variety of comprehensive network scans to identify possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with testing tools and can help your company to analyze assessment results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web application validation and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Read more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical support for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
As well as supporting a broad range of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size expert support for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a valuable technique for helping businesses to understand how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world threats by testing how well corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Learn more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager identifies the fundamental competencies and international standards of service that computer security professionals are required to achieve. CISM provides business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your enterprise in critical security disciplines including data security governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis handling support.

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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Premier Network Security Professionals for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP status as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management practices, security design and models, access permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Premier Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following thorough testing and significant hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access control systems and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of architecture security.

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CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Cybersecurity ExpertsCybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide enterprises with the services associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to help your organization to follow modern system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that include compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical security models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.

Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.

CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is an important qualification that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier security professional able to help businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology governance, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

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CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Risk Experts for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-Certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for designing security policies and procedures.

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Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Winston-Salem, North CarolinaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security professionals. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional has the skills appropriate to provide support in key areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including U.S. NSA. Progent can provide the help of certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines addressed within GIAC accreditation topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, security incident response, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is situated in Winston-Salem or anywhere in North Carolina and you need computer security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.