For immediate remote assistance with network security problems, businesses in Winston-Salem, NC, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.
Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and without extra fees for setup or after hours support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where simple fixes entail major bills.
Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your business is currently fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Urgent Online Network Support to see how to receive immediate aid. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity specialists who can provide remote and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your security profile to protect against future attacks.
For businesses who have prepared in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of reacting to a serious security incident.
Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection plus planning for restoring critical information and functions after an attack requires a continual effort that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can support your business at any level in your attempt to secure your IT system, from security audits to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Threats.
Planning and Building Protected Environments
Every business should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a set of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies activities to assist IT staff to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, document the event, and restore network functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your company operations. Progent can configure auditing utilities, define and build a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include continual online server monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted resources and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data lost owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough failure analysis by examining activity logs and using other proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or contain future attacks.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic system-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 Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate 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 IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, 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 fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's veteran engineers offer world-class expertise in vital areas of computer security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing tools such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of automatic network scans to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with these utilities and can assist you to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major worldwide security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Get more information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Support.
Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
In addition to being expert in a broad range of security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes top-level support for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Unannounced penetration checking is a key technique for helping companies to determine how vulnerable their IT environments are to real-world attacks by showing how effectively network protection policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Learn the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that IT security managers are expected to master. It offers business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their accreditation possess the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in key security areas including information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process management, and crisis handling support.
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CISSP Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP accreditation through verified experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. ANSI has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Get more information concerning Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP certification after thorough examination and extensive experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.
Find out more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Architecture Engineering Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated 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 can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your organization to follow modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on cybersecurity engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that incorporate compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to provide protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious achievement that signifies mastery in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially assessing your IS control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for designing company-wide security policies.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Support.
Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide services in key areas of system, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including U.S. 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 security systems, security incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Winston-Salem or elsewhere in the state of North Carolina and you need computer security engineering help, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.