Small business computer networks in the state of Tennessee can depend on quick and affordable remote help from Progent's accredited security consultants to fix urgent security problems. The cost is affordable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that requires the knowledge of seasoned security consultants with high-level industry certifications.

If your Tennessee small business is based outside of major urban areas such as Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, or Chattanooga, the availability of nearby certified security support specialists could be limited when there's an urgent situation. This could mean lost productivity for your business, upset customers, unproductive workers, and distracted management. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security professional who can provide help whenever you require it to get your computer network running and salvage your information.

Progent can help you at any level in your initiatives to guard your network with support services ranging from security audits to creating a company-wide security strategy. Progent provides affordable support to assist businesses of all sizes to design and manage protected networks powered by Windows and Cisco products and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems as well as mobile users with Apple iOS handhelds or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security consultants are accessible online or on premises to provide a variety of emergency or project-based network security services including:

If your network has an immediate need for IT security help, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support.

Progent's engineers offer world-class services in key areas of network security including analysis, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security planning.

System Evaluation
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the vulnerability of your existing network protection systems by performing exhaustive remote automated testing via advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers an accurate picture of system vulnerability. The knowledge your IT organization is provided can form the foundation of a network protection strategy that can permit your network to operate dependably and react quickly to new threats.

Automated Network Security Analysis
Progent provides consulting in the use of security auditing packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably performing a set of programmed system auditing scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with other security analysis products such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools like Metasploit Framework, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react effectively.

Progent can show you how to build security into your company operations, install scanning software, define and deploy a secure system environment, and suggest policies to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and integrate virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory bundles designed to enable small companies to get an objective security assessment from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer runs a comprehensive examination of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer executes a system scan from a secure machine inside your company firewall to determine vulnerabilities to inside attacks. The two security inventory services are set up and run from a protected external location. The project is overseen by a consultant with top security credentials and who generates a document that details and interprets the data captured by the security scan and proposes practical remediation if called for.

Stealth Penetration Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion testing is an important part of any successful network security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform thorough penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's in-house network support staff. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether existing security monitoring systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are correctly configured and actively monitored. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network security penetration testing consulting.

Firewalls and VPN Expertise
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses in-depth field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the support of engineers who have earned key industry certifications such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Firewalls Integration and Debugging
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your organization to design, integrate, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's network security and offsite access technology represent a complete line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to help your organization to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that align best with your business objectives. Read more details concerning Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Appliances.

Support Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations expert support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and choose appropriate technologies from multiple suppliers to support your security goals while staying within your spending restraints.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent offers a selection of affordable, set-price monthly managed services designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. Find out more about Progent's Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Content Filtering and Data Leakage Protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including filtering, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like IPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

Certified Network Security Design
Any company should have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive procedures and reaction planning. The proactive strategy is a collection of procedures intended to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan helps your company's security personnel to evaluate the damage resulting from an attack, fix the network, document the experience, and get the IT network restored as soon as feasible.

Progent's certified information security consultants are available to assist you to perform a comprehensive risk assessment and create a network security plan to implement security processes and controls to minimize future assaults and dangers.

CISM Certified System Security Support Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that IT security managers are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the background and capability to provide effective security management and consulting consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM certified security consultants to assist businesses with:

  • IS Security Strategies
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Information Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Recovery Planning
Read more information concerning Progent's CISM Network Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Expertise
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of a global standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your company in a broad range of security areas such as:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Control Solutions and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecom, LAN and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Read more information concerning Progent's CISSP Qualified IS Security Consulting Professionals.

ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and extensive experience with information security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven skill in the most challenging demands of information system security architecture bounded by the wider scope of information system security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Techniques
  • Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Learn additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit consultants can help your IT organization in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Data Resources
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Get additional information concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to create and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation consultants offer a range of risk evaluation services including:

  • Collect information and review documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Inventory legal, industry, and contractual requirements and organizational policies associated with your information system to assess their potential impact on your strategic objectives
  • Point out possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to make sure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Match key risk vectors to related operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with your senior management and major stakeholders to ensure they align
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GIAC Certified Information System Security Consulting Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional has the skills needed to deliver support in important areas of system, information, and software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-qualified IS security audit consultants are available to help your business with:

Read additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To learn how you can access a certified security consultant for online or onsite help in Tennessee, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Help.

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